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Jacksonville, FL - One Killed, 6-Month Old Hurt in Car Accident on US 301

Jacksonville, FL (April 11, 2023) - One person was killed, and a six-month-old baby was injured in a multi-vehicle crash on U.S. 301 at Interstate 10 in Jacksonville. The accident occurred around 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 11th.

According to a report, three pickup trucks were involved in the accident. The crash happened when one of the trucks crossed over a median and struck the other two trucks head-on. A 61-year-old man was pronounced dead at the crash scene, while a 6-month-old baby was treated for serious injuries. The wrong-way driver was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash. The identities of the victims have not been released.

The cause of the accident remains under investigation at this time. There is no further information available. 

Serious accidents happen multiple times per day on Florida's roadways. These accidents often affect and can even claim the lives of innocent motorists. Speeding, careless driving, distraction, and impairment are among the most common causes of major Florida car accidents.

Our condolences go out to those who were affected by this fatal traffic accident in Jacksonville.

Rubenstein Law is dedicated to serving individuals & families injured by the negligence of others. We know first-hand the heartbreak that can be left behind after an accident. In our news blog, we write about cases of personal injury relevant to our line of work, and we report on news of judgments and appellate cases that affect the rights of personal injury claimants. We feel a responsibility to raise awareness of the injury and tragic loss of life occurring across our state every day.

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