The Jacksonville Police Department reported that a 23-year-old man was badly injured in a car crash after he rear-ended a beverage truck on McCormick Road.
According to police. the accident happened on McCormick Road where a Honda Accord lost control and hit another vehicle.
Authorities did not say why the 23-year-old driver of the Honda lost control, but they say the incident is still under investigation. Both of the vehicles were traveling in the same direction on the road when the Honda struck the rear of a beverage truck driven by a 42-year-old man.
EMS arrived to the scene of the accident soon after it happened to administer first aid to the injured victims. Emergency crews reported that the Honda driver was found unconscious and in critical condition.
Paramedics were able to stabilize him before he was rushed to the nearest hospital. The driver reportedly had severe injuries to his head and torso while his passenger suffered severe, but non-life threatening injuries.
The driver of the beverage truck sustained minor injuries and was treated at the scene of the accident.
Officials say the incident is still under investigation and no further details were released.
Glen Levine, from the Law Firm of Anidjar and Levine, comments on this crash: “Our hearts go out to the victims that were injured in this accident in Jacksonville. It is devastating when someone has been injured as a result of possibly reckless driving. We hope that the victim’s injuries are not life-threatening and that they have a speedy recovery. It is also important for those involved to contact an experienced auto accident attorney that knows how to help them through this difficult time.”
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