Jacksonville, FL – Car Accident with Injuries in SB Lanes of Buckman BridgeJacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL (May 27, 2020) – Last night, May 26, police responded to the scene of a serious car accident resulting in injuries in Jacksonville.
According to police, the collision happened around 9:30 p.m. when multiple vehicles collided in a chain-reaction collision on the Buckman Bridge. The accident closed down all southbound lanes of traffic for several hours.
Though the exact cause of the accident is not yet known, multiple vehicles were seen badly damaged in the area due to the collision. Paramedics and other responders were present at the scene and assisted those with injuries.
The lanes of traffic were completely reopened by approximately 11:30 p.m. last night.
At this time, the circumstances of the collision remain under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Multi-vehicle collisions are among the most severe due to the fact that they involve numerous parties and sometimes take place at top speeds on our major highways. In just one year, over 212,000 people are injured in these horrific collisions, with many victims becoming hospitalized as a result. These accidents lead to many types of injuries including spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, and more. The aftermath of a Florida car accident can impact many aspects of your life and leave you with questions. It is essential that you speak with a personal injury attorney in your time of need.
At Sheftall & Associates, our accident attorneys believe in helping those with injuries after they have been seriously harmed. It is not always easy to face the aftermath of a collision and we believe that it is something that you should never have to do alone. If you have been injured and are unsure of where to turn, please contact a Florida accident attorney immediately at (904) 575-9026 so that we can get started on helping you immediately.
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