Brooklyn, NY (October 27, 2020) – Around 4:30 a.m. on Tuesday morning, October 27, a two-car accident with injuries occurred in Brooklyn.
The accident, according to police, took place when two vehicles collided on Remsen Avenue for reasons that are not entirely known. Following the collision, one of the vehicles involved immediately caught fire. One victim had to be extricated from the vehicle as a result.
Paramedics assisted at the scene and transported two people to the hospital. One of the victims was severely injured and is listed in critical condition at Brookdale University Medical Center. The other victim was taken to Brookdale with non-life-threatening injuries. A third victim was treated at the scene and released. Their identities are not yet known.
The accident closed down that portion of the roadway for a period of time as police worked to clear the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in New York
Hundreds of victims are hospitalized following New York car accidents every single week. Some of the most common injuries that stem from these accidents include whiplash, fractures, organ damage, burns, and more. If you have been harmed as a result of a car accident in New York, you will likely spend time in the hospital and away from work, which can have an enormous impact on every aspect of your life. It is essential that you have the assistance of a New York car accident attorney when you need it the most.
New York car accidents happen due to many negligent reasons including distracted driving, intoxication, speeding, drowsy driving, and more. If you are able to show that another party is to blame for your car accident, you can be successful in your case and move forward during these trying times. An attorney will be able to help you meet filing deadlines and gather evidence that can be useful for your case. It is important that you speak with a New York personal injury attorney as soon as possible after a collision.
At Miller, Montiel & Strano, our New York accident attorneys are here for you in your time of need after an accident that is not your fault. We understand how traumatic and life-altering an accident can be and will stand by your side throughout the legal process so that you are not left feeling alone. Our attorneys have handled claims like yours in the past and will help you work toward compensation for a variety of aspects so that you do not have to stand alone. Please do not hesitate to contact a personal injury attorney in New York at 516-945-9033 to find out what options are available for you.
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