Jacksonville, FL (November 20, 2021) - Two people lost their lives after a tragic two-vehicle crash in Jacksonville on Friday night. The accident took place around 9:30 p.m. on Interstate 295, just south of Dunn Avenue.
According to reports, a red Mazda and a white Ford SUV were involved in the accident. Both vehicles were traveling in the same direction on I-295 when the SUV struck the left side of the Mazda and veered off the road before striking a tree and coming to rest. The crash resulted in the deaths of a 37-year-old man and his 5-year-old son. A 31-year-old woman and a 7-year-old boy in the other vehicle sustained serious injuries. No other injuries were reported.
The victims have not been identified. No further details are available.
Deadly car accidents in Florida happen approximately once every three hours. Sadly, these crashes often claim the lives of innocent victims who were simply in the wrong place at the wrong time. A Florida car accident can have a devastating and long-reaching impact on victims and their families.
Our condolences are with those affected by this fatal car accident in Jacksonville.
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