Queens, NY – Hit-and-Run Car Accident at Lefferts Blvd & Belt Pkwy
Queens, NY (April 28, 2023) – Injuries were reported in a hit-and-run car accident that took place at an intersection in Queens on the morning of Friday, April 28.
According to officials, the accident happened just after midnight at the intersection of Lefferts Boulevard and Belt Parkway. Police confirmed that two vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time, causing them to collide with one another. One of the vehicles immediately fled the scene following the accident.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other local responders were dispatched to the scene after the collision. One or more parties inside the vehicle that remained at the scene were injured in the accident. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for some time after the accident. This led to delays after the accident.
Police did not say if they found the driver responsible for the accident. They also did not say if they will be facing charges.
No further details have been released, but police continue their investigation into the accident at this time.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to the parties injured in this collision with hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in New York
More car accidents happen in major cities throughout New York than in many other places in the U.S. Every single day in just New York City, in fact, it is estimated that somewhere between 624 and 625 car accidents take place due to the negligence of others. Hit-and-run accidents are, unfortunately, on the rise throughout the state and in major cities. When a driver flees the scene of a collision, it could leave injured victims without proper treatment. It can even risk the lives of those involved. If you have been hurt in a serious car accident in New York and know that another party is to blame, you should speak with an attorney that you can rely on.
Being hurt in a car accident can have a major and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. You may wonder where you can turn after a car accident, which is why you should speak with a Queens car accident attorney as soon as possible. Many serious injuries stem from hit-and-run accidents in New York, such as the following:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Organ damage
Speaking with a Queens personal injury lawyer can help you get back on your feet after an accident.
Our attorneys at The Tadchiev Law Firm P.C. are here to help you move forward after a life-altering New York collision. We understand how difficult it can be to face a collision on both physical and financial levels after an accident. Our attorneys will assist you as you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of financial damages at this time. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Queens at (718) 606-4099 for more information on how we can help you.
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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.