Posted on Friday, May 3rd, 2019 at 12:10 am
Southampton, NY (May 2, 2019) – A victim now identified only as Tom McDowell was confirmed to have been the operator of a vehicle that was involved in an injurious accident along County Road 39 on Thursday morning, May 2nd. The crash was reported to have taken place around 11:30 a.m., according to police.
The accident was reported after a motor vehicle rolled over during the incident and subsequently crashed into a utility pole, bring down lines in the roadway. The impact of the accident prompted police and emergency medical crews to the scene on County Road 39 between Magee Street and Sandy Hollow Road.
Paramedics were able to verify that McDowell sustained at least minor injuries in the crash, although there was no report on whether or not he had been hospitalized for treatment. The accident resulted in about a third-of-a-mile stretch of the highway to be closed down for approximately one hour. No further information has been provided at this time.
Car Accidents in New York
Our sincere sympathies are extended to Tom McDowell as we currently maintain our highest hopes for his full recovery. Car accidents in New York are commonly fatal or critically injurious, especially those which result in overturned vehicles. While it can be extremely difficult, it is important for the victim to know that they may have substantial rights moving forward.
At Hach & Rose, we realize that there is almost nothing as overwhelming as recovering from a sudden injury, and as members of the community, our accident attorneys are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you may have. If you have been hurt 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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