11 injured in Jacksonville crash involving multiple semi-trucks, 35 vehicles

Florida

TAMPA (WFLA) —A major traffic crash on I-95 shut down multiple southbound lanes at Airport Road in Jacksonville for several hours Thursday afternoon.

The crash involved multiple semi-trucks, approximately 35 vehicles and expanded a half a mile, JFRD said.

Authorities reported that 11 people were transported to the hospital for their injuries and said there were no fatalities among those injured. Of those 11 two of those victims had to be pulled from their vehicles. 

Traffic was backed up in both directions. As of 9 p.m., all southbound lanes have been reopened at Airport Road.

The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office assisted Florida Highway Patrol with its response to the crash. 

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