New York, NY – Crash on Hutchinson River Parkway Kills Man, Critically Injures Woman
New York, NY (October 1, 2018) – A crash occurred early Sunday morning, September 30, in the Bronx that left one man dead and one woman in critical condition, according to police. The fatal accident took place at approximately 2:30 a.m. on the Hutchinson River Parkway northbound and Co-op City Boulevard.
The NYPD stated that a 2009 Subaru sedan had been heading north on Hutchinson River Parkway when it crashed into a 2007 BMW. The BMW was traveling in the same direction at the time of the collision.
Following the initial crash, the Subaru continued and only came to a stop when it slammed into a tree. Emergency medical personnel arrived on the scene shortly after the accident to assist the victims. The 22-year-old male driver of the Subaru was immediately transported to Jacobi Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. One unidentified female passenger in that vehicle has been listed in critical condition at this time.
The driver of the BMW, a 33-year-old woman, and her passenger, 48, remained at the scene of the accident and were reported to be unharmed. No further information has been released and police are currently conducting a thorough investigation into the events of the crash.
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Above all else, we would like to offer our deepest condolences to the loved ones of the deceased during this devastating time. We also extend our warmest wishes to the surviving victim as we maintain hope for her full recovery.
A car accident in New York can happen at any time for a wide range of reasons. Among the leading causes are factors such as distracted driving, driving under the influence, excessive speeding, and other forms of negligent operation. When a driver acts irresponsibly behind the wheel and causes injuries or death to you or a loved one, a knowledgeable and compassionate New York accident attorney can help obtain compensation for your loss.
At Hach & Rose, we understand the devastation that comes from the sudden loss of a loved one, as well as the pain and suffering that negligent drivers inflict on their victims. We are passionate about holding negligent drivers accountable for their actions. If you or a loved one have been injured or lost a loved because of a negligent driver, please call us at 212-779-0057 today.
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