Canaan, NY – Four Hurt in Collision Between Tractor-Trailer and Thruway Workers
Canaan, NY (March 26, 2019) – According to police, four thruway road workers were injured after an accident involving a tractor-trailer along the Berkshire Spur on Tuesday, March 26th. Authorities stated that the accident happened near the New York and Massachusetts border for reasons that are under investigation.
Troopers were dispatched to the scene along with paramedics after a tractor-trailer was reported to have entered I-90 between exit B3 and the MA State Line. The tractor-trailer collided with a Thruway truck that was carrying four workers at the time. The incident took place in a work zone, where the state employees had been engaged in maintenance duties.
The collision was confirmed to have resulted in injuries to all four workers who were inside the truck; however, the extent of their injuries has not been stated. Police are actively conducting a full investigation into the events that led to this incident.
Truck Accidents in New York
New York truck accidents and other work-related injuries occur nearly every day and often result in critical or fatal injuries. Before moving forward, we would first and foremost like to extend our deepest sympathies to all four injured workers, as we preserve our highest hopes for their full recoveries.
At Hach & Rose, we realize that there is almost nothing as overwhelming as recovering from a sudden injury, and we have made it our mission to hold negligent parties and other entities liable for the pain and devastation that they cause. Our dedicated accident attorneys are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you may have regarding your involvement in a personal injury incident.
If you have been hurt in a truck accident or suffered any form of a work-related injury in New York, please do not hesitate to call us at 212-779-0057 today.
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