Jacksonville, FL – Serious Pedestrian Accident on Owen AveJacksonville Accident News
Jacksonville, FL (April 4, 2020) – Around 1 p.m. on April 2, a serious pedestrian accident took place on a roadway in Jacksonville that led to severe injuries.
Jacksonville Police responded to the scene of the collision where they found that a vehicle struck a pedestrian for unknown reasons at 1000 Owen Ave.
The pedestrian was the only person injured in the accident and was immediately taken to the hospital with serious injuries. Unfortunately, their current condition and identity are not known.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Florida
Pedestrians are at one of the highest risks for serious accidents in Florida. From 2008 to 2017, it was reported that approximately 5,433 pedestrian accidents took place throughout the entire state of Florida. Pedestrians are likely to sustain catastrophic injuries and might even spend a long time in the hospital working toward their recovery. If you have suffered losses due to one of these accidents, you should immediately seek the help of a personal injury attorney in Florida.
At Sheftall & Associates, our skilled attorneys have diligently assisted victims and their families throughout one of the most challenging times in their lives. We understand how overwhelming these accidents can be and offer our support in your time of need. You do not have to stand alone during these difficult times. Please contact our Florida accident attorneys at 904-647-2296 for more information on your options at this time.
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