JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- A driver is fighting for his life after a crash Friday that tied up traffic for hours on Interstate 295.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, The accident happened at I-295 and Interstate 95 about 3:44 p.m.
A 2013 Dodge Grand Caravan driven by Matthew Thompson, 41, of Daytona Beach, rear-ended a Ford F-1-50 driven by Jason Brannen, 36, of Jacksonville. The van then went into the northbound lanes, struck the guardrail in the median and stopped.
Thompson was taken to UF Health in critical condition.
Brannen and Triston Brannen, 9, were taken to the hospital with minor injuries.
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