Jacksonville, FL – Pedestrian Accident at Florida A1A and Osceola AveSheftall Law
Jacksonville, FL (November 2, 2019) – On Saturday, one person was struck in a pedestrian accident at the intersection of Florida A1A and Osceola Avenue in Jacksonville.
Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department and various other emergency services responded to the scene, where they discovered that a woman had been struck by a vehicle in the intersection and pinned between the car and a pole.
A local mother witnessed the accident and claimed that the pedestrian suffered serious injuries and was taken to a local hospital.
No further information, including the victim’s condition, is known at this time. The investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Florida
Florida pedestrian accidents are some of the most catastrophic and life-altering collisions that occur on our roads. Between 2008 and 2017, there were approximately 5,433 pedestrian fatalities due to the negligence of others. When drivers fail to pay attention to the roads and the most vulnerable parties who utilize them, there is always a chance that serious collisions will occur. Our Florida personal injury attorneys offer our support in your time of need.
The incidence of fatalities in pedestrian accidents is growing every year. Victims continue to lose their lives, which can place families in difficult positions both emotionally and financially. Surviving family members or victims who sustain injuries should speak with a skilled attorney at Sheftall & Associates, where we have dedicated our lives to assisting victims and their families as they work toward reimbursement for a wide array of losses. If you have suffered due to the recklessness of another party, please contact our Florida law firm at 904-647-2296.
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