Posted on Wednesday, November 21st, 2018 at 4:42 am
Buffalo, NY (November 20, 2018) – An accident was reported to have occurred between a minivan and a firetruck that was responding to a fire on Tuesday morning, November 20. The motor vehicle accident took place at an unspecified time as the fire truck was heading to a fire on Hewitt Avenue.
According to authorities, a fire which did not result in any injuries broke out at a home of Hewitt Avenue. One of the firetrucks that were responding to the scene was then reported to have been involved in a collision with a minivan, less than a mile away from the fire. The crash occurred at the intersection of Parkridge Avenue and Amherst Street for reasons that have not been stated at this time.
Medical personnel was sent to the scene of the collision in order to render aid to any injured parties. According to officials, three occupants of the minivan suffered injuries, however, the extent of those injuries has not been verified.
No further information has been made available as police are conducting a thorough investigation into the events that led to the accidents.
New York Truck Accidents
We would like to extend our kindest sympathies to the three injured victims of this collision. Truck accidents in New York frequently occur for many different reasons, often related to either the negligent operation of the vehicle such as excessive speed, or the mechanical failure of the vehicle. In any event, it is important to know that if another person, company, or other entity is responsible for a crash that results in your injuries, you may have the right to file for financial compensation.
An experienced New York accident lawyer can ease your burdens and greatly assist you along the often problematic path toward full compensation. At Hach and Rose, we recognize the physical, emotional, and financial complications that follow a sudden injury. If you have been hurt in a New York truck accident, please don’t wait to call 212-779-0057 today.
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