Jacksonville, FL – Fatal Rollover Accident in NB Lanes of I-295Jacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL (April 18, 2020) – Around 8:40 p.m. last night, April 17, a fatal rollover accident took place on a major roadway in Jacksonville.
According to police, the accident took place in the northbound lanes of I-295 around the area of Pritchard Road. A vehicle rolled over multiple times for reasons that are not yet known.
Police confirmed that one person was ejected from the vehicle. The victim was tragically pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
There were extensive delays in the area of the accident for several hours.
At this time, the investigation into the accident is ongoing.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in Florida
Thousands of people are killed in Florida car accidents every year. In just one year’s time in the entire U.S., over 2.1% of all accidents are rollovers. These accidents tend to be some of the most catastrophic and end in many fatalities, especially when victims are ejected from their vehicles. If you have suffered the loss of a loved one, it is important that you speak with a skilled wrongful death attorney immediately.
Our accident attorneys at Sheftall & Associates are dedicated to helping you through one of the most difficult times in your life. We have years of experience helping families navigate the legal system on their path toward compensation. We understand that this can be difficult for you on both emotional and financial levels but you have help every step of the way. Please contact our attorneys in Florida at (904) 575-9026 to find out how we can help you.
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