Staten Island, NY – Three People Injured Following Three-Vehicle Crash
Staten Island, NY (December 20, 2018) – A three-vehicle collision was reported to authorities after taking place at around 5:42 a.m. on the upper-level Brooklyn-bound lanes of the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge Thursday morning, December 20. The crash, which occurred for reasons that have not been stated, caused severe traffic delays as motorists were diverted onto the lower level.
Police were dispatched to the scene along with emergency medical personnel as three people were reported to have suffered injuries during the crash. Upon their arrival, authorities found one vehicle overturned from the impact of the crash.
Police have not determined the cause of the collision but three people were confirmed to have been hurt. However, there have been no details provided concerning the conditions of the victims at this time. All lanes of traffic were cleared by 6:26 a.m., according to an MTA spokesman.
Police are likely to be involved in a detailed investigation into this incident.
New York Multi-Vehicle Accidents
First and foremost, we would like to offer our sympathies to all three injured parties as we warmly wish for their full recoveries. New York car accidents frequently take place for many different reasons, several of which are often related to the negligent operation of one of the vehicles involved. At this time, while it may be difficult, it is absolutely essential to know that you may have substantial rights, particularly in the event that your injuries were caused by someone else’s carelessness.
At Hach & Rose, our New York accident attorneys are fully devoted to assisting those who have been hurt by the negligent or blatantly reckless actions of another party or entity. If you have been injured in a New York car accident, please don’t hesitate to call us at 212-779-0057 and let us put our experience to work for you today.
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