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3 injured in I-295 crash near Roosevelt Boulevard

FHP: Rear-end collision backs up northbound traffic during evening commute

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Three people suffered minor injuries in a rear-end collision early Friday evening on northbound Interstate 295 near Roosevelt Boulevard, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

The crash, which was reported just after 5 p.m., blocked several northbound lanes for nearly an hour.

Troopers said a Chevy with four occupants hit the back of a Dodge Durango. 

There were five people involved, but only three were taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, according to FHP.