Town of Onondaga, NY (November 9, 2018) – A woman who was driving a vehicle in a parking lot along South Salina Street Friday night, November 9, was reported to have crashed into six vehicles, subsequently injuring eight people. The incident was stated to have happened at around 6:40 p.m. in the town of Onondaga.
State Police who were called to the scene of the accident have reason to believe that the female motorist who caused this crash either suffered a medical episode or blacked out behind the wheel. Emergency medical crews were immediately called to the area to assist the numerous victims as they transported all eight victims, as well as the woman driver, to local hospitals.
Of the nine people involved in this incident, all injuries have been classified as relatively minor and all parties are expected to survive. No further information has been provided at this time as this is a developing story.
Police are currently conducting a thorough investigation into the events that led to this accident.
While it has not been clarified as to whether or not any of the victims were technically pedestrians or motorists at the time of impact, there is no doubt that any form of a New York car accident can have detrimental results. As always, our concerns are with all the victims, first and foremost, as we avidly wish for their full recoveries.
At Hach & Rose, we understand the tremendous stress that arises after a sudden injury, and we realize considering your financial recovery may be far from your mind. The most important thing is to remain focused on your health following an accident, although it is also essential to understand that you may likely have the right to be fully compensated for your losses.
Our compassionate New York accident attorneys are dedicated to helping victims recover by holding negligent drivers accountable for their actions. If you have been injured in a New York car accident due to the actions of another party, call 212-779-0057 today.
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