According to the Florida Highway Patrol, a 33-year-old man, Antuan Shaw from the Tampa area, died in a two-car crash on I-295 near New Kings Road.
Report says, Shaw was northbound on I-295 approaching New Kings Road when his car swerved off the road. His car struck the inside and outside barriers, according to the initial crash report.
FHP further reported that after coming to halt, another car that was unable to avoid a collision hit Shaw’s car. After this second collision, the other driver, 32-year-old Antonio Christopher from Jacksonville, was taken to UF Health Jacksonville having sustained serious injuries.
Report says, another deadly crash on W. Beaver (U.S. 90) at Winn-Dixie Parkway (Jacksonville’s westside) is being investigated by FHP. According to the preliminary crash report, 31-year-old Jason Ketchem of Jacksonville was walking in the roadway when he was hit by a truck.
Ketchem was pronounced dead on the scene. According to FHP report, the driver remained on scene and claimed he did not see the man walking in the road as the area was described as being dark.
Marc Anidjar, from the Law Firm of Anidjar and Levine, comments on this crash: “Following a fatal accident, victims and their families may not know where to turn. We know from experience that accidents like this one can cause life-altering consequences. The pain, regrets and suffering that comes with these incidents can become a major burden on day to day life. In accidents like this all parties and families should contact an experienced car crash attorney as soon as possible to help them through this difficult process.”
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