Two car collision caused one fatality, JSO says

This morning Jacksonville Sheriff’s Department arrived to Blanding Boulevard and Colonial Avenue where two cars were in undrivable condition.

A Cadillac was driving south on Blanding Boulevard and a Nissan was turning from Colonial Avenue. The two vehicles made impact with each other in the intersection.


According to police, the driver of the Nissan was a woman who was transported to a hospital and died of her injuries.

Two passengers in the Cadillac were also sent to a hospital but with minor injuries. The driver did not get sent to a hospital and is cooperating with the police.

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According to JSO, this would be the 152 crash in Duval County this year.

Blanding Boulevard is currently closed from Fremont Street to Appleton Avebue until further notice.

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