Posted on Monday, May 27th, 2019 at 11:46 pm
Amityville, NY (May 27, 2019) – Police have stated that one person lost their life after a tragic car accident that took place in the early morning hours on Monday, May 27th. The accident was reported to have occurred shortly after 2:00 a.m. on Sunrise Highway for reasons that remain under investigation at this time.
Authorities stated that a man identified as Thomas Valentino, of Dix Hills, had been traveling along Sunrise Highway near Albany Avenue when, for unknown reasons, his vehicle went off the roadway. Valentino subsequently struck a utility pole, likely at high speed, and emergency responders were quickly called to the scene a short time later.
According to police, Valentino was tragically pronounced deceased at the scene due to injuries suffered in the crash. The official cause of this incident will be determined following the investigation, which is ongoing at this time.
New York Car Accidents
Our kindest thoughts and prayers are with those affected by this unfortunate accident as we extend our deepest condolences to the loved ones of Thomas Valentino. Following a car accident in New York, it is important to know that you may have very significant rights moving forward, particularly in the event that you or your loved one is 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 a reckless party or other negligent entity such as a vehicle manufacturer. We understand the immense difficulties that commonly arise in the aftermath of a serious crash, and we are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you may have. If you have lost a loved one in a motor vehicle accident in New York, please don’t hesitate to call 212-779-0057 today.
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