Queens, NY (March 13, 2019) – On Wednesday afternoon, March 13th, police responded to the scene of a personal injury accident after a vehicle crashed into a BP gas station in Richmond Hill. The incident was reported to have occurred at the gas station located on Atlantic Avenue, near the Van Wick Expressway, around 12:50 p.m.
Police have not been able to provide many details concerning the events that led to the accident or the total number of people involved. However, emergency medical crews were confirmed to have arrived at the scene of the crash, where they immediately transported two individuals to Jamaica Hospital.
At this time, the conditions of the two victims are unknown, and it has not been made clear as to whether or not the injured parties were occupants of the vehicle involved. Police are currently conducting a thorough investigation into the cause of this accident.
Before anything else, we would first like to extend our sympathies to the injured victims, as we maintain our sincerest hopes for their full recoveries. Following a New York car accident, it is extremely important to understand that, as the victim, you may likely have very significant rights moving forward, especially in the event that you are not to blame for the accident.
At Hach & Rose, our New York accident attorneys have committed their lives to help the victims of negligent drivers and other reckless entities. We recognize the immense physical, emotional, and financial complications that often arise in the aftermath of an accident. If you have been injured in a motor vehicle crash due to the actions of another party, please don’t hesitate to call 212-779-0057 today.
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