Posted on Friday, May 24th, 2019 at 11:54 pm
Albany, NY (May 24, 2019) – State Police have now released the identities of those who were involved in a serious crash that took place on Thursday, May 23rd, and resulted in the death of one person and the critical injuries of two others. The crash happened at the I-87 ramps to the I-90 east interchange at a time that has not been verified.
According to authorities, 24-year-old Eniyah T. Simmons, of Albany, sadly died as a result of the injuries suffered in the crash. 28-year-old Joshua A. Williams, of Albany, was reported to be in critical condition, and 34-year-old Kevin Zapata, also of Albany, has been listed in serious condition. Both Williams and Zapata are currently being treated at Albany Medical Center.
At this time, neither the cause of the crash or the total number of vehicles involved has been reported. Police are actively conducting an investigation into this incident.
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Before moving on, we would first and foremost like to extend our deepest condolences to the loved ones of Eniyah T. Simmons as they struggle to cope during this tragic and devastating time. We further offer our sincere sympathies to both Joshua A. Williams and Kevin Zapata as we hope for their full recoveries. Following a car accident in New York, it is important to know that you may have very significant rights, particularly in the event that you or your loved one was not at fault for the crash.
At Hach & Rose, our New York accident attorneys have devoted their careers to those who have unjustly suffered at the hands of reckless drivers and other negligent entities such as a manufacturer. We understand the immense hindrances that frequently arise in the aftermath of a serious collision, and we are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you may have. If you have lost a loved one or suffered serious injuries in a motor vehicle accident in New York, please don’t hesitate to call 212-779-0057 today.
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