Jacksonville, FL – Car Crash on I-295 Before UNF CampusSheftall Law
Jacksonville, FL (December 10, 2019) – At 5 a.m. this morning, police responded to the scene of a car crash on I-295 before the area of the University of North Florida.
Police did not comment on the exact circumstances leading to the collision but claim that multiple vehicles collided in the eastbound lanes of the highway. The area right before the college campus was blocked for several hours.
The left lane was completely blocked due to the presence of fire crews, paramedics, and more. Various EMS vehicles were seen and paramedics assisted those with injuries. Unfortunately, the extent of their injuries is not known at this time.
Police continue their investigation of the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Every year, the number of accidents that occur on Florida roads tend to increase. In just 2017, it was reported that approximately 402,000 accidents occurred, with hundreds of thousands of victims receiving injuries. When drivers are not paying close attention to the roads around them, an accident can take place in the blink of an eye. It is important that victims have a skilled Florida car accident attorney on their side through this challenging process.
At Sheftall & Associates, our accident attorneys continue to work diligently to ensure that the victim’s rights are protected after they have been harmed due to the negligence of others. We will help you compensate for a wide array of aspects such as lost wages, medical bills, pain and suffering, and more. Please contact our accident attorneys at (904) 638-7712 for the help you deserve at this time.
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