Jacksonville, FL – Car Accident on I-295 Near Old St Augustine RdJacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL (April 23, 2020) – Around 2 p.m. this afternoon, a severe car accident with injuries took place on I-295 in Jacksonville.
The accident, according to police, took place in the southbound lanes of I-295 around the area of Old St. Augustine Road when multiple vehicles collided with one another.
The roadway was closed down for a short period of time in numerous lanes in the area. Emergency responders, including fire crews and paramedics, responded to the scene of the accident. They helped those with injuries, though their conditions are not yet known.
Police continue their investigation into the circumstances of the collision.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
In 2015 alone, statistics showed that approximately 374,492 car accidents took place on Florida roadways, with 159,000 leading to injuries. Facing the aftermath of a Florida car accident can have a huge impact on many aspects of a victim’s life. A victim might spend time in the hospital and miss out on work, which is why it is imperative for them to speak with a personal injury attorney in Florida as soon as possible.
At Sheftall & Associates, our accident attorneys have years of experience assisting those in need after an accident that is not their fault. We understand how devastating a car accident can be on physical and financial levels. You might be unsure of where to turn after an accident that was the fault of another party. Please contact our attorneys in Florida to find out how we can assist you at (904) 575-9026.
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