Jacksonville, FL (June 10, 2021) - Police and rescue workers were at the scene of a major crash in Jacksonville on Thursday afternoon. The accident happened on the Buckman Bridge.
The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office responded to the scene of the collision. According to a report, at least one person sustained injuries in the collision. The cause of the accident is not known at this time. Traffic was backed up for about 1.5 miles at the scene as drivers experienced heavy delays and were advised to avoid the area if possible. The identity of the injured victim is not known.
No further information is available. The crash is under investigation by the Florida Highway Patrol.
Car accidents in Florida occur approximately once every 90 seconds. In major areas such as Jacksonville, serious car accidents take place multiple times per day. Drivers should always be alert and operate their vehicles carefully in order to reduce their risks of being involved in a crash.
Our thoughts and best wishes are with those affected by this car accident in Jacksonville.
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