Buffalo, NY: Two Police Officers Hospitalized Following Crash
Posted on Thursday, May 2nd, 2019 at 11:39 pm
Buffalo, NY (May 2, 2019) – The Buffalo Police Department confirmed a motor vehicle accident that resulted in the injuries of two officers on Wednesday night, May 1st. The collision was reported to have taken place at the intersection of Fillmore Avenue and Delavan Avenue around 11:40 p.m.
According to authorities, a Buffalo police patrol vehicle was in the process of responding to a call when it collided with another vehicle at the aforementioned intersection. Two police officers were in the patrol car at the time of the crash, which prompted responses from emergency medical crews.
Paramedics at the scene were able to confirm that both officers had suffered injuries and were quickly taken to Erie County Medical Center for treatment. The conditions of the officers are considered non-life-threatening at this time. There has been no word concerning the occupant(s) of the other vehicle involved and the investigation is currently ongoing.
Car Accidents in New York
At this time, our sincerest sympathies are extended to both injured officers, first and foremost. Following a car accident in New York, we understand that it can be difficult to focus on anything other than your recovery. However, it is terribly important to know that you may have substantial rights moving forward.
Our New York accident attorneys at Hach & Rose have devoted their lives to those who have unfairly suffered due to the actions of another party or other irresponsible entity. We realize that there is nearly nothing as difficult as dealing with the effects of a sudden collision, and we are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you may have at this time.
If you have suffered injuries in a New York car accident due to no fault of your own, please do not hesitate to call 212-779-0057 today.
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