2 men killed when car slams into traffic pole on 103rd Street
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Two men were killed early Saturday morning when their car slammed into a concrete traffic pole at the intersection of 103rd Street and Ricker Road, the Florida Highway Patrol said. Troopers said the car was speeding eastbound on 103rd Street when the driver lost control and hit the pole. DEADLY CRASH — JSO, FHP, JEA, JFRD on scene at 103rd & Ricker Rd. @wjxt4 viewers sent in photos of mangled vehicle wrapped around a traffic light signal. pic.twitter.com/I0GJiB21gp — Brittany Muller (@BrittMullerNews) November 7, 2020All lanes of 103rd Street were closed in both directions and JSO was redirecting traffic.
2 dead, 1 injured in crash at Roosevelt Boulevard & Plymouth Street, police say
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Two people died and another was hospitalized after a crash early Sunday morning at Roosevelt Boulevard and Plymouth Street, the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office said. The crash happened about 2:20 a.m. near Florida State College at Jacksonville’s Kent Campus. The Sheriff’s Office said two other people were seriously injured and were taken to a hospital, where one of them died. Both vehicles were in the northbound lanes of Roosevelt Boulevard, but JSO did not say how the crash happened. Anyone who witnessed the crash or has any information is asked to call the Sheriff’s Office at 904-630-0500.