Posted on Friday, April 5th, 2019 at 3:40 am
Staten Island, NY (April 4, 2019) – A car crash that occurred late Thursday morning, April 4th, was reported to have resulted in serious injuries as it caused major delays along the Staten Island Expressway. According to the FDNY, authorities received a call concerning a crash with possibly traumatic injuries around 10:40 a.m. in the Brooklyn-bound lanes of the expressway.
A spokesman for the FDNY/EMS stated that the collision took place in the eastbound lanes of the expressway, in the vicinity of the exit for the Martin Luther King Jr. Expressway. Emergency medical crews accompanied police at the scene in order to render aid to any victims and evaluate the events that led to the crash.
At this time, authorities reported trauma at the crash site, although there was no mention of the current conditions of any victims. Likewise, police have not stated the number of people involved but no more than two vehicles are currently believed to have played a role in the crash. More details will be provided in the future as the incident is under investigation.
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Above all else, our kindest and most genuine concerns are extended to the victim or victims of this crash, first and foremost. Following a car accident in New York, it can be terribly difficult to focus on anything other than your recovery. While your health should certainly be your top priority, it is absolutely essential to know that, as the victim of someone else’s negligent behavior, you may likely have very significant rights in terms of recovering compensation.
At Hach & Rose, our compassionate New York accident attorneys have committed their lives to help the victims of reckless drivers and other inattentive entities. We realize that immense physical, emotional, and financial hindrances will arise in the aftermath of a serious car accident. If you have suffered injuries in a crash because of the irresponsible actions of another party, please do not hesitate to call 212-779-0057 today.
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