Jacksonville, FL – Car Crash at Oakleaf Village Pkwy and Merchants WayJacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL (July 15, 2020) – Last night, a car crash took place at an intersection in Jacksonville that caused severe injuries to one victim.
According to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office, the accident took place at 8:11 p.m. when two vehicles collided. The crash took place for unknown reasons at the intersection of Oakleaf Village Parkway and Merchants Way.
One person was trapped in their vehicle due to the collision. The patient was extricated from their vehicle by fire crews and transported to the hospital for treatment.
Numerous responders were present at the scene of the crash and assisted with injuries. The roadway was blocked for a period of time in the area.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
In just one recent year’s time, over 254,000 people were injured in Florida car accidents due to the recklessness of others. These accidents sometimes happen at intersections, which are known for being a hotspot for serious collisions. If you have suffered damages due to an accident in Florida and believe that another party is to blame, you have options. It is crucial that you seek the help of a Florida personal injury attorney in your time of need.
For years, our accident attorneys at Sheftall & Associates have helped those in need after an accident that is not their fault. We believe that those injured in accidents should always have an attorney on their side who is knowledgeable in these cases and will provide them with the resources they need after an accident. If you have suffered losses and wonder where to turn, please do not hesitate to contact a Florida accident attorney at (904) 569-6025 for more information.
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