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Jacksonville, FL – Car Crash at N Davis St & 8th St W

Jacksonville, FL (February 5, 2020) – On Tuesday afternoon, February 4, a serious car crash that hospitalized multiple victims took place at the intersection of North Davis Street and 8th Street West.

The Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department responded to the scene with police and assisted multiple victims with their injuries. One person was trapped inside their vehicle and had to be rescued.

Police did not comment on how many vehicles were involved but it is known that more than two collided. One lane of westbound 8th Street was blocked.

The investigation into the accident continues at this time.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.

Car Accidents in Florida 

The Florida Department of Motor Vehicles estimated that, in 2015 alone, approximately 243,384 people were injured in motor vehicle crashes within the state. Many of these accidents led to serious injuries including spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, burns, and more. If you have been injured in one of these accidents and wonder where you should turn, it is important that you immediately seek the help of a Florida car accident attorney.

Our attorneys at Sheftall & Associates understand how devastating the aftermath of a collision can be for a victim. These accidents can impact you on physical, emotional, and financial levels, leaving you with an array of questions. If you have been injured in an accident that is not your fault, please contact our attorneys in Florida at 904-647-2296 for more information.

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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.