Farmingville, NY (November 4, 2018) – In Farmingville, a special needs van carrying multiple passengers crashed on Friday night, November 2 around 7:30 p.m. Several people were injured, according to police who investigated the scene.
Police say that the van was struck by an SUV when it was driving around the intersection of Portion Road and Leeds Boulevard two nights ago. When emergency services arrived at the scene, they determined that multiple people were injured. Both drivers and four special needs adults were taken to the hospital.
At this time, all parties are expected to be okay. Police are still investigating the accident.
Anybody can fall victim to a serious accident on our roadways, especially when it happens at an intersection where people tend to disobey the signals on the roads and fail to watch out for what others are doing. We wish to extend our sympathies to anyone who has been involved in this crash and hope that they will be able to reach full recovery. Until then, you need to know that you have a legal advocate on your side.
It is important to know that you have rights as a victim of someone else’s neglect when you and others have been involved in a serious accident. At Hach & Rose, our compassionate New York attorneys are devoted to helping those who are affected by these accidents. Please call us today at 212-779-0057 to find out what we can do for you in the midst of your injury case.
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