Posted on Friday, June 14th, 2019 at 11:41 pm
Shoreham, NY (June 14, 2019) – Police stated that a serious motor vehicle accident left three high school seniors with various injuries on Thursday night, June 13th. The collision took place at the intersection of Miller Avenue and Route 25A at an unspecified time.
According to authorities, three seniors from Shoreham-Wading River High School were traveling south along Miller Avenue in a Hyundai Elantra when they attempted to turn left onto Route 25A. While trying to turn, the Hyundai was struck by a Honda that is believed to have run a red light at the intersection.
Melissa Marchese, 18, was a passenger in the Hyundai and was promptly airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital. She is currently listed in serious condition. One other passenger, as well as the driver, identified as 18-year-old Caroline Tyburski and 17-year-old Evan Flannery, respectively, were both hospitalized for non-life-threatening injuries.
Michael Troiano, 34, of Ridge, was identified as the driver of the Honda who also suffered non-life-threatening injuries in the crash. No further information has been released.
Car Accidents in New York
Before moving forward, our genuine sympathies are first and foremost extended to the four injured parties as we hope for their full recoveries at this time. Each motor vehicle accident holds the potential to be critically injurious or even fatal, especially those which occur at a high rate of speed or an intersection. As victims of a New York car accident, it is crucial to understand that you may have significant rights at this time.
At Hach & Rose, we are determined to help victims along the frequently problematic path toward acquiring compensation for their injuries. We are here for victims and their families 24/7 to answer any questions regarding involvement in a sudden crash. If you or a loved one has sustained injuries in a New York car accident, please don’t hesitate to call 212-779-0057 today.
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