Macclenny, FL – Car Accident at N 3rd St and E Shuey AveJacksonville Accident News
Macclenny, FL (July 23, 2020) – Around 1:14 p.m. this afternoon, a car accident with injuries took place at an intersection in Macclenny.
According to responding authorities, the accident took place at the intersection of North 3rd Street and East Shuey Avenue. The accident occurred when two vehicles collided after entering the intersection at the same time, though police have not yet determined who is to blame.
Numerous responders were dispatched to the scene including local paramedics and fire crews. They assisted those with injuries, though the extent of the injuries is not yet known. One or more victims were transported to the hospital.
The roadway was only closed down at the intersection for a short period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Intersections are some of the most common but dangerous places on Florida roadways. In just one year’s time in the entirety of the U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents occur due to the negligence of others. These accidents occur due to many reasons including drivers who are not obeying traffic signs and those who are speeding and cannot stop in enough time. Though many intersection accidents will lead to minor injuries, others will lead to severe injuries. When a collision takes place due to the negligence of another party, it is important that you move forward with the help of a personal injury attorney who has handled claims like these in the past.
Recent statistics show that car accidents occur in Florida more than many other states. In just one day’s time, around 1,100 car accidents occur due to the negligence of others including aspects like distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. You have the right to hold a party liable for their reckless acts as you navigate the legal system for the first time. It is imperative that you speak with a Florida car accident attorney as soon as possible.
At Sheftall & Associates, our personal injury attorneys are dedicated to helping you through one of the most horrific times in your life. We will help you meet deadlines, gather evidence that will be useful in proving your claim and work with the insurance company. We will ensure that your claim is successful by giving you the resources necessary. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Florida at (904) 569-6025 for the help you deserve in your time of need.
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