2 Jul 2023

By NY Local Accidents

In Accident News

Queens, NY (July 2, 2023) – A car accident with injuries took place on a major roadway in Queens in the early morning hours of Sunday, July 2.

According to Queens Police, the accident happened around 2:10 a.m. at 53 Metropolitan Avenue. Police confirmed that several vehicles were driving in the area when they were involved in a collision for unknown reasons. The involved vehicles sustained major damages, and tow trucks were called to the scene to remove the vehicles.

Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were dispatched to the scene to help the injured occupants. One or more parties were injured as a result of the accident. The injured parties were treated by EMS crews and then hospitalized for further treatment. Their current conditions are not yet known.

Due to the accident’s severity, a portion of the roadway was blocked for some time. This led to delays until the scene was cleared.

No further details have been released at this time. The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues, and police will update when more information becomes available.

We want to offer our warmest thoughts and sympathies to the parties who have been hurt in this accident with hopes of a speedy recovery.

Car Accidents in New York 

Car accidents are commonplace on our roads throughout New York. In fact, these accidents are a leading cause of hospitalizations throughout the state every single year and do not seem to be stopping anytime soon. In 2019 in just New York City alone, it was estimated that 134,224 car accidents took place due to the reckless acts of others. These accidents happen due to a wide array of reasons, from distracted driving to driving under the influence. If your life has been turned upside-down due to a car accident, it is important that you speak with an attorney as soon as possible.

Facing the aftermath of a car accident can be challenging, especially if you have sustained serious injuries. Some of the most severe injuries that stem from car accidents in New York include the following:

  • Spinal cord injuries, such as paralysis
  • Traumatic brain injuries and concussions
  • Burns
  • Organ damage

No matter the injury, it can cause you to spend an extended period of time in the hospital or away from work. This can affect your life both physically and financially. If you have been harmed in a car accident caused by another party, speaking with a Queens car accident attorney is in your best interests.

Getting back on your feet can be difficult after a car accident, which is why our attorneys at The Tadchiev Law Firm P.C. are here to help you. We understand that you are likely feeling overwhelmed or have many questions after an accident. Our attorneys will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of financial damages. 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 at this time.

Notes: Our writers rely on secondary sources when writing these accident news pieces. 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.