Jacksonville, FL (March 17, 2021) - Two people were killed in a car accident that took place in Jacksonville on Monday. The crash happened on Interstate 10 near Roosevelt Boulevard.
According to officials, the accident involved a head-on collision. Both drivers died in the crash while the third was taken to a local hospital in serious condition. The cause of the crash has not been released at this time and there is no word on the identities of the victims.
No further information has been released at this time.
Car accidents in Florida happen every 92 seconds. Head-on collisions represent the most dangerous and deadly of all Florida traffic accidents. The reasons for a head-on crash include distraction, impairment, speeding, drowsiness, and more. The driver who causes a head-on crash is almost always involved in some sort of negligent driving or otherwise suffering from a medical condition that causes them to lose control of their vehicle. Police will continue to investigate this accident to determine the cause.
Our condolences go out to the victims' families following this tragic, fatal 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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