The ship that struck the bridge was the USNS Harry L. Martin, a Sealift Command vessel that was being moved from one part of the North Florida Shipyards to another.

State sues Navy over Mathews collision

The Florida Department of Transportation has filed a lawsuit against the Navy and a marine-towing company over an accident in 2013 that caused $4 million in damage and temporarily closed the Mathews Bridge.

Mathews Bridge closure backs up traffic

An accident involving a car and big rig blocked all eastbound lanes of the Mathews Bridge for about 2½ hours Friday afternoon.

JSO: Crash blocking Mathews Bridge

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is reporting a crash with injuries has blocked all westbound lanes of the Mathews Bridge.

Jacksonville Sheriff's Office launches app

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office launched a new app Tuesday that allows people to submit crime tips, report an auto crash, search for inmates and view the sex offender registry.

Winn-Dixie closes over suspicious suitcase

The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office is investigating a suspicious suitcase at a downtown grocery store Wednesday evening.

Crashes, flooding snarl traffic Saturday

Interstate 10 at McDuff Avenue was blocked by a tractor-trailer crash; flooding blocked I-95 southbound at the Fuller Warren Bridge, and wrecks or obstruction on the Mathews Bridge, Cassat Avenue and San Jose Boulevard snarled traffic Saturday afternoon and into the evening.

One of the biggest concert weekends of the year in Jacksonville will kick off. Welcome to Rockville begins at Metro Park just after 11.

Events bring entertainment, traffic to Jax

Jacksonville will be busy this weekend with at least 10 events taking place in and around the downtown area, including the Welcome to Rockville music festival.

Mathews Bridge reopens after crash

The Mathews Bridge reopened Wednesday night after a car accident with injuries shut down all of the westbound lanes.