Posted on Thursday, June 20th, 2019 at 11:27 pm
Huguenot, NY (June 20, 2019) – During a car crash that took place on Wednesday evening, June 19th, a motorist became pinned, subsequently suffering injuries as a result. According to authorities, the accident happened around 6:00 p.m. at the intersection of Hylan Boulevard and Huguenot Avenue in Huguenot, Staten Island.
Police stated that one vehicle flipped over, although it is currently unclear as to whether or not another car was involved. The severe damage to the vehicle caused the driver to become trapped inside. Police and emergency responders were promptly called to the scene.
Firefighters were able to extricate the injured driver from the vehicle, at which point the motorist was promptly transported to Staten Island University Hospital in Ocean Breeze. The exact condition of the victim has not been reported at this time. Investigators are currently working to determine the cause of this incident.
Car Accidents in New York
Before anything else, our sincere sympathies are extended to the injured party, first and foremost. Following a car accident in New York, particularly those which occur at an intersection, serious injuries often follow even when those injuries may not seem immediately severe. At this time, it is imperative to understand that you may likely have significant rights in terms of recovering compensation in the event that you were not at fault.
At Hach & Rose, our compassionate New York accident attorneys have devoted their lives to the victims of negligent drivers and other irresponsible entities such as a manufacturer. We understand the immense physical, emotional, and financial burdens that arise in the aftermath of a sudden car accident, and we are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you may have. If you have been hurt in a motor vehicle accident due to no fault of your own, please don’t hesitate to call 212-779-0057 today.
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