Jacksonville, FL – Fatal Pedestrian Accident Involving SUV at 103rd StJacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL (May 19, 2020) – Around 9:15 p.m. last night, May 18, a fatal pedestrian took the life of one victim near an intersection in Jacksonville.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the accident took place on 103rd Street near the area of Kinkaid Road. The pedestrian was identified as a 68-year-old man from Jacksonville who was attempting to cross the street when he was struck by an SUV.
The man, who has not yet been identified, was taken to the Orange Park Medical Center. While there, he tragically passed away from his injuries.
The driver of the SUV was identified as a 48-year-old woman from Jacksonville who was not injured as a result of the collision.
The investigation into the circumstances continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in Florida
In 2016, approximately 35 pedestrians were killed in Jacksonville accidents. Throughout the entire state, hundreds of lives were lost in just one year. Pedestrians are prone to some of the most catastrophic harm in the midst of an accident, which means that they are more likely to suffer fatal harm. If you have lost somebody you love in an accident, it is important that you seek the help of a wrongful death attorney as soon as possible.
At Sheftall & Associates, our Florida personal injury attorneys are dedicated to helping you through one of the most devastating times in your life. Family members might be left feeling overwhelmed after an accident that has taken a life, especially as they are left grieving and caring for financial aspects on their own. If you have lost a loved one and are not sure about where to turn, please contact an accident attorney in Florida at (904) 575-9026 for assistance with your claim.
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