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Jacksonville, FL – Car Accident at Stevens St and Atlantic Blvd

Jacksonville, FL – Pedestrian Killed in Hart Expressway (FL-228) Crash

Jacksonville, FL (January 6, 2020) – A motor vehicle accident claimed the life of one pedestrian on Friday.

On January 3, authorities were called to the scene of a major motor vehicle accident on the southbound side of the Hart Expressway. Reports indicate that a car struck a pedestrian along the expressway between Atlantic Boulevard and University Boulevard.

Unfortunately, the pedestrian sustained fatal injuries in the collision and was declared deceased at the scene.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our deepest condolences go out to the family of the victim killed in this accident.

Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in Florida

Every year, more than 35 pedestrians lose their lives in accidents across Jacksonville. These devastating accidents often leave families to endure overwhelming mental, emotional, and financial consequences. When victims lose their lives in accidents, due to the reckless actions of others, it is crucial that their families reach out to a reputable wrongful death attorney in Jacksonville to protect their legal rights.

We at Sheftall & Associates strive to help families overcome the loss of a loved one in the best way possible. We understand how difficult it can be for grieving families to move forward after losing a loved one in a devastating accident. This is especially true in cases where victims lose their lives due to the negligent actions of others. Our personal injury attorneys in Florida are dedicated to helping families obtain the compensation they deserve for funeral arrangements, pain and suffering, lost wages, and more. Contact our pedestrian accident attorneys in Florida at 904-647-2296 to discuss legal options available for you.

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