Satsuma, FL – Fatal Collision at US-17 and Buffalo Bluff Rd IntersectionJacksonville Accident News
Satsuma, FL (May 29, 2020) – Early this morning, police responded to the scene of a fatal collision that led to the loss of a loved one in Satsuma.
The accident took place around 7 a.m. at the intersection of US-17 and Buffalo Bluff Road when two vehicles collided with one another for reasons that are not yet known.
Paramedics were dispatched to the scene of the accident. One person was killed in the collision but it is not known if any other parties were hospitalized.
Due to the severity of the collision, northbound and southbound lanes of traffic were blocked for an extended period of time.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in Florida
In one year’s time, over 3,000 people were killed in Florida car accidents. Fatal accidents take place due to many reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. These accidents can affect families on both emotional and financial levels. Being faced with a fatal collision can be devastating for a family. This is why it is important that they speak with a wrongful death attorney in Florida about their personal injury claim as soon as possible.
At Sheftall & Associates, we are dedicated to helping families work toward results after they have suffered the loss of a loved one. Wrongful deaths can be entirely complex with laws that are difficult to understand. As you and your loved ones grieve, it is important that you have legal help on your side every step of the way. Please contact an accident attorney in Florida at (904) 575-9026 for more information on your legal options.
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