Posted on Monday, May 6th, 2019 at 11:44 pm
Huntington Station, NY (May 6, 2019) – On Sunday night, May 6th, authorities responded to the scene of a traffic collision that resulted in the injuries of three people, including a Suffolk police officer. The accident happened at an unspecified time on Walt Whitman Road.
Police stated that the officer involved had been traveling along Walt Whitman Road, following an ambulance with its lights and sirens activated. According to authorities, an unspecified vehicle pulled out of the Walt Whitman Mall parking lot and subsequently crashed into the police SUV. Responders were promptly called to the scene following the crash.
The officer, as well as the driver and a passenger in the other vehicle, suffered injuries and were treated, although it was not verified as to whether or not anyone was hospitalized. The victims’ injuries are considered non-life-threatening at this time, as no further information has been released.
Car Accidents in New York
Before anything else, we would first like to extend our sincere sympathies to all three injured parties as we preserve our highest hopes for their full recoveries. Following a car accident in New York, it is essential to understand that, as victims, you may have substantial rights moving forward, particularly if your injuries were caused by a reckless or otherwise negligent party.
At Hach & Rose, our New York accident attorneys have devoted their lives to victims and their families as we strive to hold negligent drivers responsible for the suffering that they inflict. We understand the immense physical, emotional, and financial hindrances that arise in the aftermath of an unexpected accident, and we are here for you 24/7. If you have suffered an injury in a motor vehicle crash due to the negligent actions of another party, please do not hesitate to call 212-779-0057 today.
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