19 Feb 2023

By NY Local Accidents

In Accident News

Queens, NY (February 19, 2023) – Injuries stemmed from a serious car accident that took place on a highway in Queens on the evening of Sunday, February 19.

According to Queens officials, the accident happened around 5:20 p.m. in the southbound lanes of I-678 around the area of Jamaica Avenue. Police claim that several vehicles were traveling on the highway in the area when they were involved in a multi-vehicle collision due to reasons that are still under investigation. The involved vehicles were extensively damaged as a result.

Several local responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. It was determined that multiple parties were hurt in the accident. The parties were treated at the scene and then rushed to local hospitals for further treatment.

One lane of traffic was blocked in the area for an extended period of time, which led to slight delays in the area.

The investigation into the circumstances of the accident remains ongoing at this time.

We offer our warmest thoughts and prayers to those injured in this accident. We hope that they receive a speedy recovery.

Car Accidents in New York 

Car accidents are one of the biggest causes of hospitalizations throughout New York every year. Though some of these accidents are minor in nature, others are incredibly life-altering and catastrophic. Hundreds of thousands of car accidents take place every year within the state. In one recent year’s time, in fact, approximately 371,368 traffic-related accidents took place in New York, with over half of these leading to injuries. If you believe that another party is at fault for your accident, you should speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind.

The aftermath of a car accident can be a scary thing to face entirely on your own, especially if you have never done so in the past. The steps that you take following a car accident can be a challenge, which is why you should always have legal help on your side during these difficult times. The injuries that you face in a car accident can affect every aspect of your life, both physically and financially. If you have sustained harm in a car accident that is not your fault, you may wonder where you can turn. It is crucial that you speak with a Queens car accident attorney that you can trust.

Our attorneys at The Tadchiev Law Firm P.C. are here for you after your life has been turned upside-down due to a car accident. We will stop at nothing to ensure that your rights are being protected after a car accident that is not your fault. Our attorneys have years of experience handling these cases and will help you work toward the results you deserve. We will help you obtain compensation for some of the following aspects:

  • Medical bills
  • Lost income
  • Pain and suffering
  • Rehabilitation costs

You should never have to face the aftermath of a New York car accident on your own. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Queens at (718) 606-4099 to find out what options are available for you.

Notes: When writing these accident news pieces, our writers rely on secondary sources. These sources are comprised of police and fire accident reports, news reports, and newspaper articles, as well as first-person testimonies from accident witnesses. Because of this, our team at The Tadchiev Law Firm P.C. has not independently validated the information regarding this accident. Please get in touch with our company to have any inaccurate information corrected right away. Please let us know if you want the post to be taken down from our website, and we will do our best to comply.

Disclaimers: In order to prevent being engaged in a tragic accident, we wish to encourage the people in our neighborhood to drive slowly and with caution. This news article is not meant to be a solicitation for business. Any information offered shouldn’t be regarded as professional medical or legal advice. The photo used in this post wasn’t taken at the location of the collision.