Waldo, FL – Car Crash at Waldo Rd and Kennard St Leads to InjuriesJacksonville Accident News
Waldo, FL (July 26, 2020) – Around 5:30 p.m. this evening, police responded to the scene of a car crash with injuries at an intersection in Waldo.
The accident, according to authorities, took place at the intersection of Waldo Road and Kennard Street. The accident took place between two vehicles and led to extensive damages, which had to be removed from the scene. It is believed that the two vehicles collided after they entered the intersection at the same time.
Numerous emergency responders were present at the scene of the crash including local law enforcement officials, fire crews, and paramedics. EMS crews assisted those with injuries, though the conditions of those involved are not yet known. The injured victims were immediately hospitalized.
The northbound lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for a period of time until police were able to clear the roadway.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Car accidents are one of the leading causes of injuries in Florida. One of the most common areas where these accidents occur are at intersections. In just one year’s time, over 2.5 million intersection accidents occur in the entire state of Florida. These accidents lead to a wide array of injuries such as spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. Too few victims of these accidents understand that they have a variety of options after an accident that is not their fault. Luckily, with the help of an attorney, you may find that you are eligible for a wide array of financial aspects as you navigate the legal system for the first time.
Many victims of car accidents are unaware of the fact that their accident claims will progress more smoothly with the help of an attorney on their side. Car accidents tend to occur due to reasons like distracted driving, drunk driving, and speeding, all of which take place due to the negligence of other parties. With the help of an attorney, you will be able to determine that another party is to blame for your accident along with gathering evidence that you can use in your claim and meeting all deadlines for filing. This is why you should never handle a personal injury claim without the help of a Florida car accident attorney.
At Sheftall & Associates, our accident attorneys understand how difficult it can be to move forward after an accident that is not your fault. You may wonder how you will be able to afford to pay for aspects like medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and more. With the help of an attorney, you will be able to work toward a variety of aspects. It is essential that you work with an attorney as soon as possible so that you do not miss out on your chance to bring a successful claim. Please contact an accident attorney in Florida at (904) 569-6025 for more information on your legal options.
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