Jacksonville, FL (November 7, 2020) - Two men lost their lives following a car accident in Jacksonville on Saturday morning. The crash took place on 103rd Street at the intersection with Ricker Road.
Troopers with the Florida Highway Patrol were called to the accident scene shortly after the crash occurred. According to a report from the scene, a 32-year-old male driver was traveling on 103rd when he lost control of his vehicle. The car veered off the road and struck a concrete pole. Both the driver and front-seat passenger died at the accident scene. A rear-seat passenger was taken to the hospital to be treated for serious injuries. There were no other vehicles involved in the accident. The victims of the crash have not been identified at this time.
There is no further information available at this time.
Deadly car accidents take place in Florida about once every three hours. In 2019, there were more than 3,000 fatalities reported in crashes on our state's roadways. Tragically, many victims will lose their lives due to the negligence of others. Police will continue to investigate this car accident in Jacksonville.
Our most sincere condolences go out to the affected families.
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