Posted on Thursday, May 16th, 2019 at 11:59 pm
Rochester, NY (May 16, 2019) – On Thursday morning, May 16th, a large emergency response was present at the scene of a serious motor vehicle collision along Interstate 490, according to authorities. The accident, which may have involved several vehicles, took place around 10:00 a.m. in the westbound lanes of I-490 at the interchange with Interstate 390.
Police stated that the collision ultimately caused a traffic backup to Mount Read Boulevard and resulted in multiple emergency rescue crews at the scene. Authorities were able to confirm that at least one person was injured in the collision. However, the seriousness of injuries has not been verified at this time.
Currently, there has been no information released concerning the number of people involved or the events that led to the crash. Investigators are presently working to determine the cause of the accident.
Car Accidents in New York
Before moving forward, our genuine sympathies are, first and foremost, extended to the injured victim or victims of this incident. There is nearly nothing as frightening as a sudden accident, and we sincerely preserve our highest hopes for their wellbeing at this time. Every motor vehicle accident holds the potential to be seriously injurious or fatal, particularly those which occur along an interstate or at a high rate of speed. As the victim of a New York car accident, it is absolutely 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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