Jacksonville, FL (May 4, 2020) – The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Department responded to a fatal pedestrian accident that took place yesterday in Jacksonville.
The individual lost their life in the collision remains unidentified. The victim was walking across the roadway near 10300 US-90 when they were struck by a vehicle.
The reason for the collision is still under police investigation. The identity of the driver has not been released, but they did stay at the scene of the collision and cooperate with police afterward.
The victim passed away at the scene of the accident.
No further information has been released.
Our sincere condolences are with the deceased victim’s family during this difficult time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in Florida
So far this year, there have been close to 100,000 traffic accidents in Florida with 838 deaths and over 63,000 injuries. Florida is ranked as one of the most dangerous states to drive through in the United States.
As far as pedestrian travel goes, Florida is also very high on the list for dangerous places for pedestrians. Nine of the twenty most deadly cities for pedestrians to travel through are located in Florida, with Orlando being ranked as the least safe.
Victims and their families often have many questions after devastating and unexpected accidents. In many cases, victims are left with overwhelming pain that negatively impacts their health and wellbeing. Our team at Local Accident Reports understands the challenges victims face, mentally, physically, and financially, as they begin the recovery process. For this reason, our team provides invaluable resources and information to anyone who has been injured in an accident as a result of another person’s actions.
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