Posted on Monday, December 3rd, 2018 at 3:21 am
Sempronious, NY (December 2, 2018) – One person was seriously injured in a pickup truck accident in Sempronious. The driver of the truck is now in critical condition following the Friday afternoon accident.
The accident took place around 2:45 p.m. when a crash took place between a tractor-trailer and a pickup truck. It happened at the intersection of Sayles Corners Road. One driver was taken to the hospital with serious injuries, while the other did not receive injuries.
48-year-old Stephen Zelsnack failed to stop at a stop sign, running into the tractor-trailer that was driven by 55-year-old Timothy Shattuck. Zelsnack was critically injured and taken to the hospital.
The roadway was closed down for quite some time while crews worked the scene. At this time, the cause is still under investigation.
New York Truck Accidents
Accidents involving large trucks are known for being some of the most dangerous accidents on our roadways. Every year, hundreds of people will be injured in these serious accidents due to the negligence of others. We want to extend our sympathies to those involved in this accident. You have experienced help on your side when you need it the most.
At Hach & Rose, we have a personal responsibility to stand up for the rights of those who have received serious injuries and are finding it difficult to move forward after an accident. When you need support following your accident, help is on your side. We will help you obtain compensation for aspects like medical bills, lost wages, emotional suffering, and more. Contact us for more information at 212-779-0057.
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