St. Augustine, Fl – Car Accident On Bridge On Fl-16Sheftall Law
St. Augustine, FL (March 27, 2020) – Around noon today, a serious car accident was reported on the Shands Bridge on FL-16 in St. Augustine.
Police did not yet confirm the circumstances of the collision but they have said that two or more vehicles collided for reasons that are not yet known. There were extensive damages to the vehicles involved.
St. Johns County law enforcement officials, paramedics, and fire crews assisted at the scene of the collision. It was reported that one or more victims were injured due to the accident.
The right lane of traffic was blocked for a period of time.
No further details have been released. However, police continue to investigate the collision at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
In 2015 alone, it was reported that approximately 374,492 accidents took place involving motor vehicles in Florida. Out of these, over 159,000 led to injuries in the parties involved. Being injured in a car accident can send you to the hospital and cause you to miss time at work. As such, you should always be prepared to speak with a car accident attorney.
Our skilled accident attorneys at Sheftall & Associates have diligently worked to protect those in need after an accident that is not their fault. We will ensure that you receive compensation for aspects like lost wages, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and more. If you have been injured and you are unsure of how to move forward, please contact our law firm at (904) 638-7712 to find out how we can help you.
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