Berne, NY – Four People Injured Following Two-Car Accident on County Route 1
Berne, NY (March 3, 2019) – Police responded to a two-car accident that took place at the intersection of State Route 443 and County Route 1 around 4:25 p.m. on Saturday afternoon. Four people were hospitalized due to the accident.
The two vehicles that collided with one another each had two occupants who were entrapped in the vehicles. The first vehicle had been traveling south on County Route 1, failed to see a stop sign at the intersection while traveling into the intersection at a high rate of speed, and struck the second vehicle on State Route 443.
All four occupants were sent to various hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries and are expected to recover. The operator of the first vehicle received a citation for failing to stop at a stop sign.
Police continue to investigate the circumstances of the accident at this time.
Car Accidents in New York
We would like to take this moment to offer our deepest and sincerest sympathies to the parties who received injuries in this serious accident. Every day, occurrences like these happen on our roadways, especially in areas of intersections where accidents are most prevalent. Following a New York car accident, you might be left feeling confused about your future and have concerned about whether or not you will be able to handle your bills that continue to pile up. We are here so that you do not feel so alone.
At Hach & Rose, our accident attorneys want you to remember that you have many rights and protections. We are fully committed to helping the victims of reckless parties as they navigate through the legal system and work toward the damages they deserve for a variety of aspects such as lost wages from missed work, medical bills, and more. The pain that these accidents can cause in the present and future can be life-altering and you don’t want to feel cornered or alone. Please contact us to find out what we can do for you at 212-779-0057.
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