Jacksonville, FL – Multi-Vehicle Accident on I-295 at Duval Rd
Jacksonville, FL (June 6, 2020) – Early in the morning on June 4, police responded to a multi-vehicle accident that took place on a major Jacksonville highway.
According to authorities, the accident took place around the time of rush hour at 6 a.m. Multiple vehicles collided for undisclosed reasons in the northbound lanes of I-295 around the area of Duval Road.
Multiple emergency responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident including fire crews, paramedics, and more. EMS crews helped one or more victims with their injuries, though the extent of these injuries is not yet known.
Police believe that adverse weather conditions, including lack of visibility and wet roads, may have also contributed to the accident.
Right lanes of traffic were blocked, causing extensive delays in the area for some time.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Some of the most severe car accidents happen on Florida highways. In one year’s time, over 212,000 injuries are reported as a result of these collisions, many of which lead to hospitalizations. These accidents occur due to many reasons including aspects like distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and many other related aspects. Being injured in a Florida car accident can impact every aspect of your life, which is why it is essential that you speak with a personal injury attorney as soon as possible.
At Sheftall & Associates, our accident attorneys continue to stand by the sides of victims who have been harmed in serious car accidents. Money may not be able to replace all of the damages that you have sustained but it can help relieve some of the stress you are feeling during these difficult times. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Florida to find out what options you have at (904) 575-9026.
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