Posted on Sunday, January 27th, 2019 at 1:01 am
Staten Island, NY (January 26, 2019) – A truck accident took place on the Staten Island Expressway on January 23 that pushed a compact sedan underneath the truck.
Police were called to the scene around 4:00 a.m. to find that the driver of the motor vehicle was unconscious following the accident. Police immediately called in for ambulance units to get medical treatment for the lady who was injured in the accident.
Numerous units were called to the scene, including NYPD highway, ESU, and FDNY.
Police had to extricate the female driver from the vehicle, where she was then transported to the hospital with a variety of serious injuries. At this time, her condition is not known. Her identity has also not been released.
Police continue to investigate the scene of the accident at this time.
Truck Accidents in New York
Truck accidents in New York are some of the most catastrophic and even fatal accidents that take place on our roadways for a variety of reasons. We would like to take a moment to extend our sincere sympathies to anyone involved in this serious truck accident and hope that they retain a full recovery at this time. It can be challenging to face one of these accidents on your own as you face some of the most severe injuries in your life, but our truck accident attorneys are here for you in your time of need.
At Hach & Rose, our experienced attorneys are fully devoted to helping those who have sustained unfair and unexpected injuries due to the actions of another party or entity. We are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions that you might have during this difficult time. If you have been hurt in a New York truck accident or another type of crash that took place unexpectedly due to a reckless driver, you have rights. Do not hesitate to contact us today at 212-779-0057 for more information.
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