Yulee, FL – Fatal Accident in WB Lanes of FL-200Sheftall Law
Yulee, FL (December 4, 2019) – Last night, December 3, police responded to the scene of a fatal accident that took place at the intersection of FL-200 and Edwards Road in Yulee.
The Florida Highway Patrol responded to the scene of the collision where they blocked off eastbound and westbound lanes for an extended period of time due to the serious damage caused by the collision.
Though few details are known concerning the accident at this time, it is believed that two vehicles collided at the intersection. One person was confirmed deceased due to the accident but details are not known about the party.
The roadway was closed down in that area overnight into 5:36 a.m. Police continue to investigate the circumstances of the collision.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in Florida
Fatal accidents happen every single day on Florida roads. In just one recent year, over 2,900 fatal accidents took place in Florida due to the negligence of other drivers. These collisions most commonly occur due to reasons like distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. The aftermath of a fatal accident is never an easy thing for surviving family members to face on their own. Because of this, it is imperative that they always speak with a wrongful death attorney in their time of need.
Our attorneys at Sheftall & Associates understand the ins and outs of personal injury laws and your rights as you navigate the legal system for the first time. We have experience handling a wide array of cases and are here for you in your time of need. If you have lost somebody you love in an accident and feel that a reckless party is liable, you should never have to stand alone. Please contact our skilled accident attorneys at 904-647-2296 for help understanding your rights at this time.
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