Jacksonville, FL – One Killed in I-95 Crash Between Car and Semi-TruckJacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL (July 4, 2020) – A man died in a crash on I-95 in St. Johns County on Friday, July 3rd. The crash happened just before 3:30 a.m. in the northbound lanes of I-95.
The Florida Highway Patrol responded to the crash scene. According to troopers, a semi-truck and a sedan were both traveling northbound on I-95 when the sedan collided with the rear-end of the semi. The 26-year-old driver of the sedan was killed in the crash. The man was identified as a resident of Tallahassee. The 32-year-old truck driver was not injured in the accident.
The northbound lanes of I-95 were closed for several hours while investigators worked at the scene. Motorists were urged to find alternate routes of travel.
Our most condolences go out to the victim’s family following this tragic crash on I-95.
Fatal Accidents in Florida
Florida can be a very dangerous and deadly place for motorists. Major highways such as I-95 are common locations for serious car accidents. With higher speed limits and increased traffic volumes, motorists on highways are very susceptible to being injured in crashes. This is especially true given the number of negligent drivers that are on the highways on a daily basis.
If you or a loved one have been injured in a Florida car accident, you should understand your legal rights. You may have the right to bring a claim for reimbursement of injuries or death caused by the crash. A Florida car accident is a potentially catastrophic event, however, the crash should not continue to haunt you after it is over.
At Sheftall & Associates, we are here for you at any time. Our experienced Florida car accident attorneys can help you receive the compensation you deserve. For a free consultation, please call (904) 569-6025.
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