Jacksonville, FL – Car Accident on I-295 Near Wilson Blvd
Jacksonville, FL (May 22, 2020) – The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene of a car accident on a major highway late this morning.
According to police, the accident involved multiple vehicles and took place around 11:23 a.m. Police confirmed that the accident took place in the westbound lanes of I-295 headed onto Wilson Boulevard.
The vehicles involved were badly damaged due to the collision. Paramedics were dispatched to the scene to help those with injuries, though their exact conditions have not been determined.
Police quickly cleared the scene and there were no further delays in the area.
At this time, the investigation into the crash continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
According to recent statistics, hundreds of thousands of car accidents take place in Florida every single year. In one recent year, it was determined that approximately 212,000 people were injured in these horrific accidents, with many of them spending time in the hospital for their injuries. Being injured in a Florida car accident can have an adverse impact on every aspect of your life, which is why it is important that you speak with a personal injury attorney in your time of need.
Our attorneys at Sheftall & Associates have years of experience assisting victims on their path toward compensation. It is never easy to face the aftermath of a collision that another party caused but, fortunately, you may find that you are eligible for a variety of damages. We will assist you every step of the way throughout this complex process. Please contact an accident attorney in Florida at (904) 575-9026 for more information on your options moving forward.
Note: As a result of the secondary sources that were used to complete this post, the information included within has not been independently verified by our own staff and may include misinformation. If you read something that, to your knowledge, is incorrect, please contact us as soon as possible and we will correct the inaccuracy.
Disclaimer: As members of the local Jacksonville and broader Florida community, we hope everyone in our community is safe and protected. We cover the events included in this blog as a way to offer support to the victims in similar circumstances and to provide relief during these difficult times. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. You should speak with a trained legal professional for more information regarding your situation.