A motor vehicle accident in Jacksonville, FL Thursday evening, October 24, 2019, injured a man and boy from Georgia.
As reported by News4Jax.com, “a Jeep Wrangler was traveling south on Interstate 295 in the outside lane of the Buckman Bridge about 8 p.m. when it struck the rear of a disabled vehicle in that lane.”
The disabled vehicle was a Honda Pilot and had its emergency flashers on.
According to the report, “[a] 7-year-old Georgia boy in the Pilot was critically injured and the driver of the Pilot, a 40-year-old Georgia man, suffered minor injuries.”
Both occupants of the Honda Pilot were taken to UF Health hospital.
The driver of the Jeep ” was taken to Orange Park Medical Center with minor injuries and was cited with careless driving,” according to the report.
Our Legal Take
As the details of this accident continue to develop, the injured victims may elect to file civil claims seeking substantial compensation for their injuries. The Murray Law Firm has had extensive and successful experience representing victims of motor vehicle claims in Georgia, and the legal team at the firm suggests that the injured victims should retain a law firm without delay to protect their interests and ensure an unbiased investigation and the preservation of any and all evidence. Photographs of the roadways and vehicles involved and a review of surveillance footage from nearby businesses or properties, if any exists, will need to be performed immediately before this evidence is damaged or destroyed.
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