Palatka, FL – Injury Accident at US-17 and CR-216Jacksonville Accident News
Palatka, FL (June 25, 2020) – Last night, June 24, a car accident with injuries took place at a Palatka intersection.
According to police, the accident took place around 10 p.m. last night when two vehicles collided for unknown reasons at the intersection of US-17 and CR-216. The vehicles involved both suffered severe damages. Both drivers remained at the scene.
It is not known how many were injured as a result of the accident but paramedics were present to treat those with injuries. The victims who were injured were taken to the hospital for treatment.
There was a partial roadblock in the area but police quickly cleared the scene.
The investigation into the accident is ongoing at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Florida is no stranger to serious car accidents, especially those that occur at intersections. In one year’s time in the entirety of the U.S., over 2 million car accidents occur in these areas, with many leading to serious injuries to those involved. These accidents lead to serious injuries including spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, and more. If you have been injured in a car accident in Florida that is not your fault, it is essential that you speak with a Florida personal injury attorney in your time of need.
For years, our accident attorneys at Sheftall & Associates have dedicated ourselves to helping those in need after serious accidents. We will diligently work to help you obtain compensation for aspects like medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and other damages you may have incurred as a result of your accident. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Florida at (904) 569-6025.
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