Jacksonville, FL – Fatal Pedestrian Accident on Baymeadows RdJacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL (April 11, 2020) – Last night around 10:30 p.m., the Florida Highway Patrol confirmed that one person was killed in a fatal pedestrian accident in Jacksonville.
The accident took place when the pedestrian was walking in the area of 9800 Baymeadows Road near Southside Boulevard.
A Ford Expedition was traveling eastbound on Baymeadows when the pedestrian started to cross the roadway at the same time. The pedestrian was tragically pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
Nobody inside the Ford received injuries.
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.
Pedestrian Accidents in Florida
Every year, hundreds of pedestrians lose their lives in Florida accidents. In fact, in just one year’s time, 35 pedestrians lost their lives in Jacksonville pedestrian accidents and many more happened throughout the state. Losing a loved one in a pedestrian accident might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever faced. It is important that family members speak with a wrongful death attorney immediately following an accident.
Our accident attorneys at Sheftall & Associates are dedicated to helping those in need after an accident has taken the life of a loved one. You have the right to recover financial compensation for aspects like lost wages, medical bills, and funeral costs among many other damages. If you have suffered losses in a fatal accident, please contact our Florida accident attorneys at (904) 575-9026 to find out how we can help you.
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