Cicero, NY – Three People Seriously Injured Following Head-On Collision on Interstate 481
Cicero, NY (April 15, 2019) – A severe head-on collision between two vehicles has resulted in the serious injuries of three people, according to New York State Police. The crash was stated to have taken place around 3:00 p.m. on Monday afternoon, April 15th, along Interstate 481, just shortly before the I-81 south exit.
According to troopers, an SUV had been traveling north on the interstate when it crossed over the center median and entered the southbound lane for unknown reasons. The SUV subsequently collided head-on with a box truck in the opposite lane. Emergency medical crews were immediately dispatched to the crash site along with police and firefighters.
The driver of the box truck, as well as the passenger in the SUV, were reported to have required extrication by first responders in order to be removed from the vehicles. Police stated that all three parties involved suffered serious injuries and were promptly transported to a nearby hospital. The events that led to this collision are currently being investigated.
Car Accidents in New York
Unfortunately, many car accidents in New York end in extremely serious injuries or death, particularly those which occur head-on or at a high rate of speed. At this time, we would like to extend our most genuine sympathies to all three injured parties as we maintain our highest hopes for their full recoveries. While it can be difficult, it is important for victims to understand that they may have serious rights moving forward, especially if the crash was caused by another party or other entity.
Our compassionate accident attorneys at Hach & Rose have devoted their careers to those who have suffered due to the actions of a reckless party. We understand the physical, emotional, and financial complications that occur in the aftermath of such a devastating accident, and we are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you may have. If you have suffered serious injuries in a New York car accident, please do not hesitate to call 212-779-0057 today.
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