Bronx, NY (January 6, 2021) – Around 1:35 a.m. on Monday morning, January 4, a car accident occurred at an intersection in the Bronx.

According to police, the accident took place at the intersection of East 216th Street and Bronxwood Avenue when a man in his 20s stole a Honda Civic. The man drove near the intersection, where his vehicle struck a Honda sedan in a T-bone collision.

The car thief, as well as the driver of the struck Honda, were both taken to a nearby hospital. The driver of the other vehicle was identified as a woman in her 20s. Their conditions are not yet known.

The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for an extended period of time.

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 

1/6 Bronx, NY – Car Accident at E 216th St & Bronxwood Ave Intersection

Intersections are known for being some of the most dangerous places on New York roads. In just one recent year’s time in the U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the negligence of others. If you have suffered from immense harm as a result of an intersection-related accident, you can be successful as you move forward with a claim. You should always have a legal advocate on your side.

New York car accidents happen in the blink of an eye due to the negligence of others. These accidents happen due to many different reasons including driver distractions, drunk driving, speeding, fatigued driving, and more. Being injured in a car accident can leave you with questions that only an accident attorney will be able to answer. For instance, what deadlines will you have to meet when it comes to your claim? What evidence will help you prove that another party is to blame? What should you say when it comes to the insurance company? These are questions you will only be able to answer with the help of an accident attorney.

Our New York accident attorneys at Miller, Montiel & Strano have diligently assisted those injured in car accidents throughout the years. We understand how difficult it can be to face the aftermath of a car accident on your own. Our attorneys are here to help you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. Please contact an accident attorney in New York at (516) 945-9033 to find out how we can help you.

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