Posted on Friday, May 10th, 2019 at 12:30 am
Marion, NY (May 9, 2019) – A motor vehicle accident that was possibly the result of mechanical failure resulted in one man being airlifted to the hospital on Thursday morning, May 9th. According to police, a man was involved in a crash after his vehicle went off of Jagger Road in the vicinity of Smith Road at approximately 2:30 a.m.
Authorities stated that 52-year-old Shawn Gere, of Walworth, had been traveling along Jagger Road in an unspecified truck when he a utility pole as well as several trees. Gere had to be pulled from the truck, according to firefighters, and a Mercy Flight helicopter was immediately called to the scene.
Gere was flown to Strong Memorial Hospital but the severity of his injuries has not been stated at this time. No one else was injured in the accident, which is currently under investigation.
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Our genuine sympathies are, first and foremost, extended to Shawn Gere as we hope for his full recovery. There is very little as frightening as a sudden accident, and every motor vehicle accident holds the potential to be seriously injurious or fatal. This is especially true for those which occur at an intersection or at a high rate of speed. As the victim of a New York car accident, it is crucial to know that you may have significant rights at this time.
At Hach & Rose, we are determined to help victims along the often problematic path toward obtaining compensation for their injuries. We are here for victims and their families 24/7 to answer any questions you may have regarding your involvement in an unexpected collision. If you or a loved one has suffered injuries in a New York car accident, please do not hesitate to call 212-779-0057 today.
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