Long Island, NY (June 8, 2021) – At 12:30 p.m. on the afternoon of Monday, June 7, a child was injured in a serious motorcycle accident in Long Island.
According to Suffolk County Police, the accident happened on East Beech Street at the intersection of Prospect Avenue. Police confirmed that 39-year-old Lamar Samuel was riding a motorcycle with a child passenger when he went through the intersection. His motorcycle collided with a Honda, which caused Samuel and the child to be ejected from the bike.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. The 6-year-old child passenger was rushed to the hospital with serious injuries. Samuel was also hospitalized but is expected to be okay.
The roadway was blocked for an extended 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.
Motorcycle Accidents in New York
Motorcycle accidents take place every single year in the state of New York, some of which are more severe than others. These accidents are increased in the state of New York where they tend to occur more commonly than in other states. In one recent year’s time, over 166 people lost their lives in motorcycle accidents throughout the entire state. Many others were seriously injured as a result. If you have suffered from serious injuries in a motorcycle accident, it is important that you seek the immediate help of an accident attorney.
The aftermath of a New York motorcycle accident might be one of the most devastating things that you have ever endured. Severe injuries stem from these accidents including spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, paralysis, and more. These injuries are typically so severe that victims will be hospitalized and could even miss out on time in the workplace. This can impact your life both physically or financially. If you have suffered from life-altering injuries in a motorcycle accident, you should be prepared to speak with an attorney that you can trust. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in motorcycle accidents at www.mmspersonalinjurylawyers.com.
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