Jacksonville, FL – Hit-and-Run Crash at Dunn Ave and N Campus BlvdJacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL (July 31, 2020) – Around 10 a.m. this morning, a hit-and-run crash took place at an intersection in Jacksonville.
The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene of the accident this morning at the intersection of Dunn Avenue and North Campus Boulevard. Police discovered that one of the vehicles involved in the accident fled the scene. The other vehicle that remained at the scene was left with severe damages as a result of the collision.
Numerous emergency responders were present at the scene of the accident, including paramedics and fire crews. EMS crews assisted those with injuries. The injured victims were taken to the hospital to be treated for their injuries.
The roadway was blocked at the intersection for a period of time. Police worked to clear the scene of the accident.
The investigation into the collision is ongoing at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
According to recent statistics, Florida is one of the top states known to have hit-and-run collisions. These accidents occur when one driver flees the scene of the accident without stopping to check on victims or calling police. Due to the nature of these accidents, many victims obtain serious injuries due to hit-and-run accidents, which means that victims are left wondering where they can turn. Hit-and-run collisions are a crime, as all drivers are expected to stop at the scene of an accident. If you have suffered losses in an accident and believe that another party is to blame, it is important that you immediately seek the help of a Florida accident attorney.
Many individuals wonder how they can move forward after they have been injured in a hit-and-run car accident. How do they hold a party liable who has engaged in these reckless actions? What types of compensation will you be eligible for if you can show that another party is to blame for your accident? Are there deadlines that you have to meet after one of these collisions? Being injured in a car accident can have a huge impact on every aspect of your life, which is why you should have a knowledgeable legal advocate on your side. Speaking with a Florida car accident attorney can put you in a better situation as you move forward.
At Sheftall & Associates, our personal injury attorneys have extended a helping hand to those who have been harmed in life-altering car accidents. We believe that responsible parties should be completely liable for the aftermath of a car accident. As you recover from your injuries, this means that a negligent party should have to help you take care of financial aspects that you cannot handle on your own. Being injured in a car accident can have a huge impact on your life, which is why you should have legal help every step of the way. Please contact a Florida accident attorney at (904) 569-6025 for the help you deserve.
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