Queens, NY – Injuries Reported in Car Accident on Kosciuszko Brdg
Queens, NY (June 22, 2023) – Injuries stemmed from a car accident that took place on a bridge in Queens on the morning of Thursday, June 22.
According to Queens Police, the accident happened around 10:14 a.m. on Kosciuszko Bridge on the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway. Police confirmed that two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other on the bridge due to reasons that are not entirely known. The involved vehicles were badly damaged as a result of the accident.
Several responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more parties sustained injuries as a result of 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 accident for some time. This led to delays until the scene was cleared.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident remains ongoing. Police will update with more information as it is available.
Our thoughts go out to the parties hurt in this accident with hopes of a speedy recovery.
Car Accidents in New York
Hundreds of thousands of car accidents happen in the state of New York every single year. In 2019, it was reported that 134,224 car accidents took place in New York City alone, and many also lost their lives. Car accidents happen due to a wide array of reasons, such as the following:
- Distracted driving, such as texting and driving
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Fatigued driving
Proving that another party is to blame for your accident is not always easy. Because of this, you should know that there are options for you moving forward, especially if you speak with an attorney.
Facing any type of car accident is never easy, especially if you have sustained life-altering injuries in your accident. Some of these injuries are so severe that they land victims in the hospital for days, weeks, or even months at a time. On top of this, injuries could cause you to miss out on time at work or enjoy your favorite activities. No matter what the circumstances of your accident are, you need to know that you have legal options moving forward. It is crucial that you seek the immediate help of a Queens car accident attorney in your dire time of need.
Our attorneys at The Tadchiev Law Firm P.C. are here for you after you have been hurt in a New York car accident. We understand the ins and outs of accident laws and will stand by your side as you navigate the legal system for the first time. We will assist you as you work toward compensation to cover aspects such as medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and more. We believe that you should never have to face the aftermath of a collision entirely 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 and your family at this time.
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.