Jacksonville, FL – Car Crash on I-295 Around Lem Turner Rd
Jacksonville, FL (May 5, 2020) – This morning around 11 a.m., authorities were called to the scene of a car crash on a major highway in Jacksonville.
Jacksonville authorities responded to the collision in the northbound lanes of I-295 near the area of Lem Turner Road. They discovered that numerous vehicles collided with one another. The vehicles were severely damaged due to the collision.
Numerous emergency responders including fire crews and paramedics were present at the scene. It was determined that one or more victims were injured as a result of the collision but the extent of the injuries is not yet known.
The roadway was quickly reopened in the area.
Police continue their investigation into the circumstances of the collision.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
In one recent year’s time, over 212,000 victims were hospitalized after Florida car accidents. These accidents commonly lead to traumatic injuries including organ damage, broken bones, TBIs, and more. When drivers do not pay close attention to the roads around them, an accident can occur on our major highways in the blink of an eye. Because many of these accidents involve multiple parties or happen at high speeds, they are more likely to lead to catastrophic damages. This is why it is important that you speak with a personal injury attorney in Florida as soon as possible.
At Sheftall & Associates, our accident attorneys have aggressively represented injured victims and their families on their path toward compensation. We strive to help those harmed achieve compensation for medical treatments, surgeries, lost income opportunities, and more. Our attorneys will stop at nothing to ensure that your rights are being protected after a collision that was not your fault. Please contact a Florida car accident attorney at (904) 575-9026 for the help you deserve.
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