Posted on Monday, June 24th, 2019 at 11:37 pm
Hauppauge, NY (June 24, 2019) – A vehicle was reported to have flipped over along the Long Island Expressway, resulting in serious injuries to the driver early on Monday morning, June 24th. The incident took place around 12:30 a.m. between Exits 55 and 56 in the town of Hauppauge.
Police stated that the driver of an unspecified vehicle, identified as Hugo Chavez, of Huntington Station, was traveling along the LIE when uncertain events caused the vehicle to roll over several times before landing in the woods nearby. Chavez was ejected from the vehicle during the accident.
Emergency medical crews accompanied police at the scene, where a medical helicopter was called to airlift Chavez. He was flown to a nearby hospital where his current condition has not been specified. A passenger in the vehicle, identified as Chevez Rivaz, also of Huntington Station, sustained minor injuries. The cause of this accident is under investigation.
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Our sincerest sympathies are extended to both Hugo Chavez and Chevez Rivaz, first and foremost, as we are actively preserving our highest hopes for their full recoveries. Following a car accident in New York, we understand that it can be difficult to focus on anything other than your recovery. However, it is extremely important to know that you may have substantial rights moving forward.
Our New York accident attorneys at Hach & Rose have devoted their lives to those who have unfairly suffered due to the actions of another party or other irresponsible entity such as a manufacturer. We realize that there is nearly nothing as difficult as dealing with the effects of a sudden accident, and we are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you may have at this time.
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