Jacksonville, FL (May 9, 2019) - A crash on Wednesday, May 8th, left five people, including four children, suffering from injuries. The crash occurred at the intersection of Calvin Street and Lila Street, near Lem Turner Road.
Rescue crews with the Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department were called to the scene in response to the crash. At this time, no details have been given on how the accident took place. The injuries did not appear to be life-threatening. Traffic was slowed in the area of the crash but later returned to normal. None of the injured victims have been identified.
No additional details are available.
This year approximately 250,000 people will sustain injuries in Florida car accidents. A car accident occurs approximately every 92 seconds on our streets and highways. With so many crashes occurring, it is important to remember that a car accident can occur almost any time we step into a vehicle. All drivers should be aware of the dangers of driving and should take appropriate safety precautions and follow the rules of the road at all times.
Unfortunately, many drivers engage in negligent driving behavior on a daily basis. Such behavior increases the risk of a serious car accident. When you have been hurt by the negligence of another driver, an experienced Florida car accident attorney can help get you back on your feet.
At Rubenstein Law, we know how serious a car accident can be. That is why we are here to help you obtain the compensation you deserve when you have been in an accident. For a free consultation, give us a call any time at 1-800 FL-Legal.
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