Queens, NY – Injuries Reported in Car Accident on Grand Central Pkwy
Queens, NY (May 13, 2023) – Around 12:30 p.m. on the afternoon of Saturday, May 13, a car accident with injuries took place on a highway in Queens.
According to Queens officials, the accident happened on Grand Central Parkway around the area of exit 10. Police confirmed that several vehicles were involved in a collision that took place due to reasons that are not entirely known. The vehicles were badly damaged, and debris was left all over the roadway near the median.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. Multiple parties sustained injuries as a result of the accident. The injured victims were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the accident until police cleared the scene. This led to delays for some time.
No further details have been released. An investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
We would like to offer our warmest thoughts and prayers to the parties who have been hurt as a result of this accident.
Car Accidents in New York
Car accidents are a leading cause of hospitalizations and fatalities throughout the state of New York. In 2019, it was reported that there was a total of 134,224 car accidents in New York City alone and many more throughout the rest of the state. From the moment that you are involved in a car accident, you may be feeling scared and alone. The injuries and damages that stem from a car accident can come as a shock, especially if you have never experienced a car accident in the past. If you have been hurt in a car accident, you should speak with an attorney that you can trust.
Being hurt in a car accident can affect your life in many ways. This is why it is crucial that you speak with a Queens car accident attorney who has your best interests in mind. An attorney will be able to help you with several aspects of your claim, such as the following:
- Provide you with legal guidance throughout this complex process
- Conduct the examination into all aspects of your case and what caused your accident
- Handle all communication with the insurance company
- Answer any legal questions that you may have
You have options after a car accident. This is why you should speak with a Queens personal injury lawyer as soon as possible so that you can get back on your feet.
Our attorneys at The Tadchiev Law Firm P.C. are here for you after you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault. We will not let the insurance companies bully you so that you miss out on opportunities for compensation. Our attorneys will help you work toward damages that can help you get back on your feet during these difficult times. Please contact a car accident attorney in Queens at (718) 606-4099 for more information on how we can help 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.