Posted on Sunday, May 5th, 2019 at 6:18 pm
Woodbury, NY (May 5, 2019) – Around 11:30 p.m. on Friday night, police responded to the scene of a fatal head-on collision that took place on Route 6 around the Long Mountain Parkway.
Police say that, after the two vehicles collided, they both burst into flames. The stretch of the highway remained closed for quite some time.
The details of the deceased or why one of the vehicles crossed the line is not known at this time, but police are taking a closer look.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time.
Fatal Accidents in New York
We would like to, first and foremost, extend our sincere condolences to the family and friends of the parties whose lives were taken in this severe accident. Between 2012-2014, it was discovered that over 1,000 people lost their lives in serious New York car accidents. Head-on collisions are some of the most severe accidents, taking more lives than many other accidents on New York roads. If you have lost a loved one, it is important to speak with a wrongful death attorney about your options moving forward.
Our attorneys at Hach & Rose are here to offer their full support to you in your time of need after you or a loved one have been impacted by one of these accidents. Losing a loved one can make it difficult to spend time grieving when you have to worry about the financial aspects of your case. Please contact our attorneys so that you can find out how we can assist you in your time of need at 212-779-0057.
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