Jacksonville, FL – Multi-Vehicle Collision with Injuries on Merrill RdJacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL (July 11, 2020) – This morning, numerous vehicles were involved in a multi-vehicle collision that took place on a Jacksonville roadway.
According to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office, the collision took place in the westbound lanes of Merrill Road around the area of I-295 around 11:26 a.m.
Emergency responders including fire crews and paramedics were immediately dispatched to the scene of the collision. They assisted those with injuries, though it is not known how many were hospitalized.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
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