FHP: Dames Point Bridge reopens after crash with injuries


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A crash with injuries just after 7 a.m. Friday blocked two southbound lanes of the Dames Point Bridge for over an hour. 

The Jacksonville Fire-Rescue Department reported one person had to be extracted from the vehicle, the extent of injuries was not yet known.

The accident and lane closures caused heavy delays and drivers who used that bridge were encouraged to allow extra time or take a different route.

Lanes reopened shortly after 9 a.m.

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