Jacksonville, FL (November 20, 2020) - Police are investigating following a fatal car accident in Jacksonville. The crash happened on Friday, November 20th along Interstate 295 at the intersection with Wilson Boulevard.
The Jacksonville Fire and Rescue, along with officers, responded to the crash scene. According to officials, one person was killed as a result of the crash and a second was hospitalized. There is no information on the cause of the accident at this time. The identity of the deceased victim was not immediately available. The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is investigating the crash and officers have not said whether any charges are expected to be filed.
There is no further information available at this time.
A car accident in Florida can result in serious and life-changing consequences. This is particularly the case if you have lost a loved one in an accident. There is nothing more devastating and heartbreaking than the sudden loss of a loved one, especially if the crash was not their fault. Last year in Florida, there were about 3,000 fatal car accidents reported, many of which could have been avoided if the negligent driver has exercised appropriate care and caution.
Our condolences are with the family who lost their loved one in this Jacksonville crash.
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