Brooklyn, NY (May 2, 2021) – Around 4:30 a.m. on Tuesday, a fiery two-vehicle collision happened on a roadway in Brooklyn.
According to local authorities, the accident happened on Remsen Avenue when two vehicles collided with each other due to unknown reasons. Both vehicles were badly damaged and one of the vehicles caught on fire.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were present at the scene. Fire crews extricated one person from their vehicle when it caught on fire. A total of three people were sent to the hospital. One of the victims had critical injuries and two others suffered from various minor injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the accident until police cleared the scene.
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
New York sees more accidents than many other states throughout the U.S. each year. Car accidents are actually one of the leading causes of hospitalizations throughout the state of New York every single year. In just one year’s time, hundreds of thousands of people are injured as a result of these horrific accidents due to the reckless acts of others. Being injured in a car accident can impact your life in a variety of ways, sometimes leaving you to feel both helpless and alone. Injured victims are urged to seek the help of an attorney following a collision.
The aftermath of a New York car accident can impact your life in a variety of ways, leaving you with questions that you may not be able to answer on your own. For instance, what types of evidence will you need to gather to show that another party is to blame for your collision? Will your claim be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? What types of deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to your claim? These are questions that you will only be able to answer when you speak with a dedicated accident attorney.
Our New York accident attorneys at Miller, Montiel & Strano have assisted those injured in accidents throughout the state over the years. We believe that you have many options for recovery and will stand by your side when you need it the most. Our attorneys will ensure that your rights are being protected as you work toward compensation for a wide array of financial aspects. Please contact an accident attorney in New York at (516) 945-9033 for the help you deserve at this time.
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