Jacksonville, FL – Motorcycle Accident at Ivey Rd IntersectionSheftall Law
Jacksonville, FL (March 15, 2020) – Around 3 p.m. yesterday afternoon, March 14, a serious motorcycle accident took place at a Jacksonville intersection.
According to police, the collision took place at the intersection of Southside Boulevard and Ivey Road when a passenger vehicle and motorcycle collided.
Police confirmed that paramedics were dispatched to the scene to assist five patients with injuries. They were all hospitalized, though their conditions are not yet known.
The accident closed down the intersection for a period of time due to its severity.
At this time, the investigation into the collision is ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in Florida
In just 2016 alone, approximately 10,331 motorcycle accidents took place in Florida. Many of these accidents occur when drivers are not paying close attention to the roads around them. Motorcyclists are some of the most vulnerable parties on our roads and are prone to some of the worst harm. If you have been injured in a Florida motorcycle accident, you should always speak with a skilled attorney.
Our experienced attorneys at Sheftall & Associates understand that nothing is as overwhelming as a motorcycle accident on physical, emotional, and financial levels. If you have been seriously injured in an accident that is not your fault, you might be feeling confused as you navigate the legal system for the first time. Please contact our law firm at (904) 638-7712 to find out how we can assist you.
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