Jacksonville, FL – Fatal Crash on I-295 in Area of Pritchard RdJacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL (June 3, 2020) – Early this morning, a fatal crash took place in Jacksonville that closed down a portion of the highway.
The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene of the collision around 9:49 a.m. where they discovered that two or more vehicles collided in a fatal accident in the northbound lanes of I-295. The accident took place near the area of Pritchard Road.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were called to the scene of the accident where they assisted those in need. One or more victims were tragically pronounced dead at the scene due to the collision.
The exit ramp onto Pritchard Road was blocked, as well as a right lane on I-295. Police quickly cleared the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the families of the deceased victims at this time.
Fatal Accidents in Florida
There are many leading causes of fatal collisions that occur on Florida roads every year including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. In just one recent year’s time, over 3,000 lives were taken in these horrific collisions due to reckless drivers. If you believe that a loved one has been taken from you due to the carelessness of another party, it is essential that you speak with a wrongful death attorney in Florida who has handled these claims in the past.
Our car accident attorneys at Sheftall & Associates are determined to help families through one of the most challenging times in their lives. We will continue to hold parties liable for the irresponsible acts that they engage in on our roads. If you have suffered losses at the hands of another party, please contact a Florida car accident attorney today at (904) 575-9026.
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