Staten Island, NY (May 4, 2021) – At 8:11 p.m. on the night of Tuesday, May 4, a car accident occurred at an intersection in Staten Island.
According to FDNY, the accident happened at the intersection of Arthur Kill Road and Drumgoole Road. Two or more vehicles collided as they entered the intersection at the same time, which led to extensive damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other local responders were present at the scene. One person suffered from injuries and was taken to Staten Island University Hospital for treatment of their injuries. They are expected to recover. Two others refused medical attention for minor injuries.
The intersection was blocked for a period of time as police cleared the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in New York
Hundreds of thousands of car accidents happen in the state of New York every single year. These accidents take place in many different areas but intersections are among the most common. In just one recent year’s time in the U.S., it is estimated that approximately 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the reckless acts of others. When drivers are speeding or driving distracted, a car accident could occur in the blink of an eye. You have many options if you have been hurt in a collision that is not your fault.
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