Posted on Thursday, April 4th, 2019 at 4:06 am
Queens, NY (April 3, 2019) – On Wednesday morning, April 3rd, a small school bus was reported to have been involved in a multi-vehicle collision that resulted in minor injuries off of the Robert F. Kennedy Bridge. Authorities stated that the crash occurred around 5:50 a.m. on the service roads of Hoyt Avenue and 31st Street in the Astoria section of the city.
Three or more vehicles, including a school bus, were reported to have been involved in the accident, which happened for reasons that have not been confirmed. Due to the impact of the collision, the school bus overturned onto its side. According to police, no students were on board at the time of the crash.
The drivers of the vehicles involved were stated to have suffered relatively minor injuries and there has been no word on whether or not anyone was hospitalized. The cause of the accident is currently under investigation.
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Before moving on, we would, first and foremost, like to extend our sympathies to the victims of this crash as we maintain hope for their full recoveries. Following a New York car accident, it is extremely important to understand that victims often have significant rights moving forward, particularly in the event that you are not at fault for your injuries.
At Hach & Rose, our New York accident attorneys have devoted their lives to helping the victims of reckless drivers and other negligent entities. We realize that immense physical, emotional, and financial burdens will frequently arise in the aftermath of a serious accident. If you have suffered injuries in a motor vehicle crash due to the actions of another party or entity such as a manufacturer, please do not hesitate to call 212-779-0057 today.
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