Jacksonville, FL (March 19, 2021) - Police in Jacksonville responded to a crash on I-295 on Friday afternoon. The incident happened on Blanding Boulevard.
According to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office, a total of eight cars were involved. At least one person was seriously injured as a result of the accident the multiple lanes were blocked to traffic. There is no word on the cause of the crash. Motorists were urged to use caution and to find alternate routes of travel if possible.
The accident is still under investigation. There is no further information available.
A Florida car accident takes place approximately once every 92 seconds. This illustrates the danger to motorists on our roadways. No one is ever truly safe from the possibility of being involved in a crash that can have life-changing consequences. Unfortunately, these crashes happen very suddenly and unexpectedly and often result due to the actions of a negligent driver.
Our thoughts and well-wishes are with the injured victims following this car accident in Jacksonville.
Rubenstein Law is dedicated to serving individuals and 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 or personal injury that are 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 for the tragic loss of life occurring across our state every day.
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