Jacksonville, FL – Car Accident on I-295 Near Collins RdJacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL (May 6, 2020) – Around 11:11 a.m. this morning, authorities responded to the scene of a car accident on a major highway.
Though the circumstances of the collision are not yet known, it is believed that two or more vehicles forcefully collided in the northbound lanes of I-295 near Collins Road.
Jacksonville law enforcement officials, fire crews, and paramedics all responded to the scene after it was initially reported. There were injuries as a result of the accident but paramedics did not confirm the conditions of those involved.
The northbound lanes of traffic were closed down in the area for a short period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation is currently ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Highways are a hotspot for severe collisions, which tend to involve numerous parties and also happen at high speeds. In just one recent year’s time, hundreds of thousands of car accidents occurred, with over 212,000 leading to serious injuries. When a victim has been harmed in a life-altering Florida car accident, they might wonder where they can turn. It is imperative that victims seek the help of a personal injury attorney in Florida immediately.
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