Jacksonville, FL – Car Accident on I-95 Near Emerson StJacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL (April 5, 2020) – Around 1 p.m. this afternoon, Jacksonville Police responded to the scene of a car accident on a major highway.
According to police, the collision took place in the northbound lanes of I-95 around the area of Emerson Street.
Though few details have been provided regarding the accident, it is believed that two or more vehicles collided with one another. The vehicles blocked the northbound left lane for a period of time, leading to delays in the area.
Paramedics were present at the scene of the accident and assisted those with injuries.
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 some of the most common places for car accidents in Florida each year. In just one day’s time, over 650 people are injured in these horrific and life-altering accidents. Many will lead to severe injuries such as spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, burn injuries, and more. If you have been injured in a serious car accident in Florida, you have rights to compensation.
Our skilled and dedicated accident attorneys at Sheftall & Associates are dedicated to helping those in need after an accident that is not their fault. We understand how overwhelming the aftermath of a car accident can be on physical, emotional, and financial levels. Please contact our law firm in Florida at (904) 575-9026 for more information on your legal options.
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