Hauppauge, NY – One Killed in Truck Crash on Wheeler Road
Hauppauge, NY (February 22, 2019) – According to police, a woman was reported to have tragically lost her life after a car accident that happened on Wheeler Road in the town of Hauppauge on Friday, February 22. According to authorities, the crash took place at an unspecified time for reasons which may have been caused by faulty mechanics.
Police stated that an unidentified woman had been traveling southbound along Wheeler Road when the vehicle she was in veered off the roadway for unknown reasons. The car subsequently crashed into a utility pole.
Emergency medical crews accompanied police at the scene where they sadly pronounced the driver dead. The vehicle was immediately impounded for a safety check. The identity of the deceased victim is currently being withheld until authorities are able to notify loved ones. An investigation into the cause of the crash is currently ongoing.
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We would first and foremost like to extend our deepest condolences to the loved ones of the victim during this tragic and devastating time. Following a car accident in New York, it is terribly important to realize that you may have rights moving forward in terms of recovering financial compensation from a negligent party or other entity such as a vehicle manufacturer or mechanic.
At Hach & Rose, our compassionate New York accident attorneys have dedicated their careers to assisting victims in our community as we are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you may have at this time. Our highly experienced attorneys understand the immense physical, emotional, and financial hindrances that commonly arise in the aftermath of a sudden accident. If you have lost a loved one in a motor vehicle accident in New York due to the actions of another person or entity, please don’t hesitate to call 212-779-0057 today.
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