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Jacksonville, FL – Fatal Pedestrian Accident on FL-15 in Front of Club

Jacksonville, FL (March 8, 2020) – Around 3:30 a.m. this morning, a fatal pedestrian accident took place on FL-15 in front of the Lavilla Sportsman Club in Jacksonville.

The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office responded to the collision where they discovered that a woman was struck by a vehicle while she was crossing the street.

The woman was identified as a 40-year-old woman who was struck and killed by a sedan while headed west. The dark-colored sedan fled the scene.

Police viewed videos showing the sedan but have not yet found the driver responsible.

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

Pedestrian accidents happen every day in Florida, causing serious injuries and fatal results to those involved. In Jacksonville in 2016, 35 pedestrians lost their lives and hundreds more were killed throughout the state due to these horrific collisions. Losing a loved one to a pedestrian accident can be a life-altering occurrence. Because of this, family members are urged to seek the help of a wrongful death attorney in Florida.

At Sheftall & Associates, our accident attorneys have dedicated our lives to assisting victims on their path toward compensation after serious collisions. Our attorneys have stood by the sides of numerous family members after they have suffered such devastating losses. If you have lost a loved one in an accident, please contact our accident attorneys at 904-647-2296 to find out what options are available for you.

Note: As a result of the secondary sources that were used to complete this post, the information included within has not been independently verified by our own staff and may include misinformation. If you read something that, to your knowledge, is incorrect, please contact us as soon as possible and we will correct the inaccuracy.

Disclaimer: As members of the local Jacksonville and broader Florida community, we hope everyone in our community is safe and protected. We cover the events included in this blog as a way to offer support to the victims in similar circumstances and to provide relief during these difficult times. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. You should speak with a trained legal professional for more information regarding your situation.