Jacksonville, FL – Fatal Accident on I-10 Near Cassat AveJacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL (April 11, 2020) – Around 10:31 p.m. last night, April 10, Jacksonville authorities responded to the scene of a fatal accident.
Crews confirmed that the collision took place in the eastbound lanes of I-10 around the area of Cassat Avenue.
One of the vehicles involved in the accident rolled over. One person was trapped in the vehicle and one person was ejected as a result.
Police confirmed that one person was tragically pronounced dead at the scene of the accident while another was taken to the hospital in critical condition.
Numerous lanes were closed down at the scene of the accident. Various emergency responders assisted at the scene.
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. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Accidents in Florida
Thousands of people are killed in fatal accidents every year in Florida. In just one year’s time in the entire state, approximately 2,947 people lost their lives in these horrific accidents due to the negligence of others. These accidents most commonly occur due to reasons like distracted driving, speeding, fatigued driving, and many other causes. If you have suffered losses due to the negligence of another party, it is essential that you speak with a wrongful death attorney in Florida.
Our accident attorneys at Sheftall & Associates are committed to assisting you after an accident that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelming a fatal accident can be for family members on emotional and financial levels. It is important to have a knowledgeable legal advocate on your side when you have suffered these losses. Please contact our accident attorneys at (904) 575-9026 for the help you deserve in your time of need.
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