Category Archives: Car and Truck Accidents

Tragic accidents occurred this past weekend which lead to one death and two in critical conditions

News4Jax reports that a tragic accident occurred this past weekend in Jacksonville Beach.  According to officials, the rider and passenger on on motorcycle were hospitalized Saturday night after being struck by a car turning onto 3rd Street South.  Police reports that the motorcycle operator,a 21-year-old male, was taken by air ambulance to UF Health Jacksonville. […]

Several hurt and critically injured in collisions over the Labor Day weekend

  Starting on Friday morning, a 48-year-old woman fleeing the scene of a hit-and-run was killed in an crash in Columbia County.  A Lake City woman was driving a Toyota Camry on NW Guerdon Street at U.S. 41 when she was involved in a hit-and-run crash, the FHP report said. She fled the scene and […]

Nine people injured after being rear ended by a driver who fell asleep at the wheel

Various news agencies are reporting that several people were injured early Tuesday morning when a Hyundai Sonata rear-ended a JTA Bus.  Officials said the driver of a Hyundai Sonata fell asleep at the wheel and rear-ended the JTA bus. The bus had 38 people passengers at the time of the crash and nine people were […]

One deceased, multiple injured in two separate accidents in Arlington

News4Jax reports that the Arlington area had two crashes Wednesday morning that backed up traffic for hours.  The first accident occurred at a pedestrian crossing on Atlantic Boulevard and Century 21 Drive.  The individual was crossing at the pedestrian crossing when he was struck by a pickup truck.  The man died as a result.  The […]

Two horrible accidents result in one deceased and one critically injured

Channel 4 reports there was a horrible accident on Tuesday night which resulted in a driver in the hospital with critical injuries.  The accident took place on I-95 southbound near Old S. Augustine Road when a dump truck carrying concrete was slowing down to exit the highway and a 28-year-old male rear-ended the truck. Jacksonville […]

Lack of seatbelt use and illegal lane changing leads to critical injuries to young girls

Channel 4 reports on a tragic accident that occurred last month on the Westside that lead to critical injuries for a 13 year-old girl and injuries to a 12 year old girl.  The accident occurred when the girls’ Acura was in the right turn lane on Normandy Boulevard at McGirts Point Boulevard when a truck changed […]

Two buses crash and 6 children injured

Summer is great and you would think that most children would be home on summer vacation but many children go to local camps to spend their days playing with their peers and staying active. This is supposed to be the “fun” time for kids, therefore I was dismayed to read on various news agencies that […]

Rear end collision leads to death

Various news outlets are reporting on a tragic accident that occurred several days ago on Normandy Boulevard.  Last Friday afternoon,  a 59-year-old man was killed in a rear-end collision.  Accordig to FHP,  a male, driving a Toyota Echo, was stopped at a red light at the intersection of Normandy Boulevard and Blair Road.  A 24 […]

Head-on collision in Clay County leaves 5 dead

A young woman was heading back to her home in Melrose last Tuesday afternoon, only hours after she watched her husband graduate from the St. Johns River Community College criminal justice academy as a corrections officer when she was hit head on by a Toyota Camry driven by a man from Sisterville, W.V.  The accident happened […]

1 dead and 1 seriously injured in Keystone Heights

Personal Injury Medical Bills

Oh, I hate these stories and yet they come up again and again.  We are all in such a rush to get to somewhere that we forget about safety and obeying the rules of the road.  I hate single lane roads just like the next person but I rarely, if ever, try to pass a […]