West Nyack, NY (November 4, 2018) – One person received serious injuries in a train accident when a northbound CSX train struck a vehicle yesterday morning, November 3. The accident took place around 7:30 a.m. in West Nyack.
The accident occurred at the Pineview Road crossing, according to Clarkstown Police. The male driver inside the passenger vehicle was taken to the Nyack Hospital with a variety of injuries. Nobody on the train was injured in the accident.
Police are trying to determine why the vehicle was on the tracks and why the accident occurred. They continue to investigate at this time.
We would like to extend our deepest and heartfelt prayers to the victim involved in this accident. Train accidents might not be as common as other types of accidents, but they still tend to occur, leaving victims and loved ones with many questions. If you have been injured in one of these accidents, you might need the experienced help of an attorney to navigate through the legal system and help in your time of need.
Recovery is a long-lasting event that can leave you with very few options along the way, which is why you need to speak with an attorney as soon as possible. At Hach & Rose, we are avid about helping those who have been affected by negligence and need assistance. If you have been involved in a train-related accident or any other type of New York personal injury, we are here for you. Do not hesitate to reach us today at 212-779-0057 for more information.
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Disclaimer: Our intent in these posts it to bring attention to the dangers members in our community face and to encourage caution. Accidents do happen and we hope these posts help those affected. However, this information should not be misconstrued as legal or medical advice, and we urge you to contact a trained legal professional for more information regarding your specific situation.
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