Lindsey Brock Interviewed About Bridge Collapse on News4Jax

The bridge collapse in Baltimore, which was dramatically caught on camera, sent several vehicles, including one the size of a tractor-trailer, into the water below.

There have never been bridge issues in Northeast Florida of this magnitude but there have been bad incidents like when a Navy Cargo ship in 2013 crashed into the Mathews Bridge. Lindsey Brock is a maritime lawyer who represented Florida in its lawsuit against the Navy and towing company.

“The bridges and defender systems around them are designed to protect the bridges but as with anything like the guard rails on the highway they can get burst through if there’s enough force,” Brock said.

Watch the full interview on News4Jax.