According to Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office, four people were injured following a wrong-way accident on Chaffee Road South, near Shell gas station.
The report says the JSO is currently investigating a multiple vehicle accident involving a wrong-way driver on Chaffee Road South that led to multiple injuries. According to the JSO, the accident happened in the northbound lanes of the highway where authorities believe the driver missed his turn and crashed into two cars and one van traveling in the opposite direction.
EMS arrived at the scene of the accident soon after it happened to administer on-site first aid to the injured victims. Emergency crews reported that the 21-year-old male driver, who drove his Honda Crosstour the wrong way, sustained serious injuries. The occupants of both cars involved in the accident were also injured. The van driver was not hurt, but some of his passengers sustained minor injuries with one passenger being seriously injured.
Officials reported that all of the injured victims in the accident were either treated at the scene or transported to an area hospital by ambulance.
Police say the crash is still under investigation and no further details have been released.
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