Posted on Friday, January 25th, 2019 at 4:40 am
Schenectady, NY (January 24, 2019) – A serious multi-vehicle collision occurred on Monday, January 21, that involved several tractor-trailers and passenger vehicles. The accident was reported to have taken place at around 7:00 p.m. in the westbound lanes of Interstate 90 in Schenectady.
State Thruway Police along with emergency medical crews responded to the incident which happened near Exit 25 for reasons that have not been confirmed. According to paramedics at the crash site, one person involved in the accident had to be treated for injuries.
Authorities have not confirmed exactly how many vehicles or people were involved in the accident but stated that traffic was backed up on the interstate following the incident. Police are currently conducting a full investigation into the exact events that led to the crash.
No further information has been provided.
Truck and Multi-Vehicle Accidents in New York
Car accidents, specifically, New York truck accidents such as this are often seriously injurious or fatal due to the incredible impact of such large and powerful vehicles. Before anything else, we would first like to offer our sincerest sympathies to the victim of this crash as we hope for their full recovery. While it can be challenging, it is imperative to know that as the victim of an accident that was not your fault, you may likely have important rights to follow.
At Hach & Rose, we are devoted to helping those who have sustained an unfair injury due to the actions of another party or other entity. We are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you may have during this time. If you have been hurt in a New York truck accident or any other kind of crash, please don’t hesitate to call 212-779-0057 today.
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