Atlantic Blvd. crash injures 1, disables traffic light


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A car crash Monday morning knocked out power to traffic lights at the intersection of Atlantic Boulevard and Art Museum Drive sent one person to the hospital and knocked out traffic lights for hours.

Because the car overturned and took out the traffic control box, police were sent to direct traffic at the intersection until the signal was working again. A city worker told News4Jax that a new traffic control box will need to installed.

There was no word on how the accident occurred or the extent of the injuries.