Middleburg Teen Killed in Auto Accident in Jacksonville
On behalf of Barnes & Cohen P.A. on Monday, August 31, 2015.
A serious auto accident on the Westside of Jacksonville has claimed the life of a Middleburg teen and injured three others. Sunday morning. Jacob Leavitt, 17 was a passenger in a 2001 Ford Escape driven by his brother Caleb. Caleb Leavitt was heading West on Normandy Blvd. when his vehicle struck a 2007 Chevy pickup truck. According to the Florida Highway Patrol Jacob was not wearing his seatbelt. Ryan Kennedy, 18, the driver of the Chevy pickup truck and his passenger Preston Ferrell 19, were injured. Caleb Leavitt also suffered serious injuries. Grief counselors will be available to help his friends and classmates at Middleburg High School.