Jacksonville, FL – Cody Leonard Killed in Fatal Motorcycle Crash at St. Johns Bluff RdJacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL (April 8, 2020) – Around 5:51 p.m. on Monday evening, April 6, one person was killed in a fatal motorcycle crash in Jacksonville.
The Florida Highway Patrol responded to the collision, which took place at the intersection of St. Johns Bluff Road and Lost Pine Drive when a motorcycle and an SUV collided with one another.
The motorcyclist was identified as 28-year-old Cody Leonard, who was taken to Memorial Hospital where he tragically passed away.
The 54-year-old driver of the SUV was not injured and stayed at the scene of the accident.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Motorcycle Accidents in Florida
Motorcycle accidents are more common in Florida than in many other states. In fact, in just 2016 alone, over 10,000 motorcycle accidents took place within the entire state, many of which led to serious injuries and others that end in fatalities. Many families suffer grief in the aftermath of a motorcycle accident and wonder what options they have. It is important that they speak with a wrongful death attorney in Florida immediately.
Our accident attorneys at Sheftall & Associates are dedicated to helping you after you have suffered losses in a motorcycle accident. The aftermath of an accident can be incredibly overwhelming on emotional and financial levels. Family members have the option to seek compensation for their losses. Please contact our law firm in Florida at (904) 575-9026 to find out how we can assist you.
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