19-year-old dies in rollover crash on I-295: FHP

Deadly crash on I-295 near Alta Drive. (Copyright 2022 by WJXT News4Jax - All rights reserved.)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A 19-year-old Jacksonville man died Sunday in a single-vehicle rollover crash on Interstate 295.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol’s website, the crash happened just after 3 p.m. on northbound I-295 near Alta Drive.

FHP said the car they were driving ran off the road onto the shoulder and hit two light poles before overturning.

An FHP Corporal and multiple good Samaritans rushed in to help but the driver died at the scene.

One lane was blocked and traffic was slowed in the area.