Posted on Thursday, June 20th, 2019 at 11:32 pm
Newburgh, NY (June 20, 2019) – Police in the town of Newburgh are actively investigating the cause of a fatal multi-vehicle crash that took place on Wednesday afternoon, June 19th, at approximately 1:40 p.m. The collision, which happened along Route 9W, just north of Lattintown Road in the Middlehope section of Newburgh, resulted in one fatality and several injuries, according to police.
Authorities stated that at least three vehicles were involved in the crash, which prompted an immediate response from emergency medical crews and police. Paramedics at the scene were able to confirm that one person was deceased due to their injuries and that several others were hurt. However, neither the identities nor the exact number of people involved in the crash has been released.
The stretch of Route 9W in the vicinity of Lattintown Road was closed down for at least several hours as crews worked at the scene and authorities began their investigation. More information should be provided in the near future.
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Before moving forward, our deepest condolences are offered to the loved ones of the deceased victim. We would also like to extend our sincere sympathies to all injured parties as we maintain optimism for their full recoveries. Car accidents in New York are commonly fatal or critically injurious, especially those which involve several vehicles. While it can be terribly difficult, it is important for victims and their loved ones to understand that they may have substantial rights at this time.
At Hach & Rose, we realize that there can often be nothing as overwhelming as the sudden loss of a loved one or recovering from an unexpected injury. As members of the community, our accident attorneys are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you may have. If you have lost a family member or suffered injuries in a New York car accident, please don’t hesitate to call 212-779-0057 today.
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