Brooklyn, NY (May 25, 2021) – At 6:30 p.m. on Monday, May 24, a car crash took place on a highway in Brooklyn.
According to police, the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of the Belt Parkway around the area of Pennsylvania Avenue. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with one another. The vehicles were left with severe damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were hospitalized, though their conditions are not yet known.
Two lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for a period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in New York
Highways are the most dangerous places on New York roads due to the fact that drivers are not always paying close attention in these areas. Hundreds of thousands of car accidents happen every single year in New York, with a large percentage happening on major highways. These accidents happen due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, fatigue, and more. If you have sustained serious harm as a result of a car accident, you should seek the help of a skilled attorney.
Many victims are injured in serious New York car accidents every single year, with many of these victims feeling lost and confused about where they can turn. You may have questions that you cannot answer on your own. For instance, what types of deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to your claim? Will your claim be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? What should you say when you speak with the insurance company for the first time? These are questions that you can answer when you speak with an accident attorney.
Our New York accident attorneys at Miller, Montiel & Strano have dedicated our lives to helping those injured in car accidents over the years. We will stand by your side as you navigate the legal system for the first time. If you are unfamiliar with New York accident laws, we will help you gather evidence and work toward the compensation you deserve. We are here for you when you are feeling lost and alone. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in New York at (516) 945-9033 for more information.
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