Florida Highway Patrol said a 22-year-old was killed and four others are seriously injured after crashing into several trees on I-295 near Lem Turner Road.
According to the FHP report, a Kia Sportage was traveling southbound on I-295 when the driver reportedly lost control of the vehicle and traveled onto the right shoulder into tree lines striking several trees.
The driver, a 22-year-old male from Jacksonville, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Four other occupants, a 20-year-old male and three 19-year-old males, were transported to University of Florida Health in serious condition.
All of the occupants were from Jacksonville, according to FHP.
Officials said the crash is still under investigation and that charges are pending.
Comment from Anidjar and Levine:
Glen Levine, from the Law Firm of Anidjar and Levine, comments on this crash. “One person was killed and four suffered injuries in this unfortunate accident that occurred on Lem Turner Road. When you are harmed during a vehicle crash, it is important to contact a lawyer who has experience in handling motor vehicle accident cases. The process of collecting damages from the party at fault is often complicated; however, our firm has the experience needed to navigate these types of claims.”
Contact our lawyers today!
In an accident? The Law Offices of Anidjar & Levine Can Help.
For more information please contact us.
Call the Law Firm of Anidjar & Levine at 1-800-747-3733 for a free consultation.