Jacksonville, FL – Car Crash on Butler Blvd Near Southside Blvd
Jacksonville, FL (April 25, 2020) – Around noon today, a serious car crash took place on a major highway in Jacksonville that led to injuries.
The collision, according to Jacksonville Police, took place in the westbound lanes of Butler Boulevard near the area of Southside Boulevard.
Numerous emergency responders were called to the scene of the accident including law enforcement officials, fire crews, and paramedics. EMS crews helped two or more victims with their injuries as a result of the accident.
The roadway was blocked for a period of time but police quickly cleared the scene.
No further details were released but the investigation into the accident is ongoing at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
In 2017, approximately 1,098 car accidents took place daily in Florida, with many of these accidents leading to injuries. The main causes of these accidents include aspects like driver distractions, drunk driving, fatigue, speeding, and more. Being injured in a car accident in Florida might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever faced, especially when the bills pile up against you. It is important that you speak with a personal injury attorney in your time of need.
Our accident attorneys at Sheftall & Associates have diligently assisted those in need after they have been injured in a car accident. Turning to the help of a legal advocate might be one of the most devastating and challenging things that you have faced on many levels. If you have been harmed in an accident that is not your fault, please contact our skilled law firm at (904) 575-9026 for more information on your rights moving forward.
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