3 Jul 2023

By NY Local Accidents

In Accident News

Queens, NY (July 3, 2023) – Injuries were reported in a car accident that took place at an intersection in Queens on the evening of Monday, July 3.

According to Queens Police, the accident happened around 6:11 p.m. at the intersection of Grand Central Parkway and 69th Road. Police confirmed that two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they were involved in a collision after entering the intersection at the same time. The involved vehicles were badly damaged as a result of the collision.

Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more parties sustained injuries as a result of the collision. The injured parties were taken to the hospital for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.

The roadway was blocked at the intersection for some time. This led to delays until the scene was cleared.

No further details have been released but the investigation into the collision continues.

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

Car Accidents in New York 

According to statistics released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, approximately 40% of car accidents that happen in the U.S. happen at intersections. New York is no stranger to these collisions, which are known for causing serious injuries each year. At intersections, drivers sometimes engage in reckless acts that lead to severe harm. These include some of the following aspects:

  • Distracted driving, such as texting and eating behind the wheel
  • Speeding
  • Fatigued driving

If you have been hurt in a car accident, it is up to you to prove that another party is to blame for your accident. This is not always easy to do, which is why you should speak with an attorney that you can trust.

When drivers approach an intersection, there are many actions that they take that sometimes lead to accidents. Proving that one or more parties caused your accident is not always easy to do when an intersection is involved. An attorney will be able to help you reconstruct what happened at the time of your accident. On top of this, they can answer any questions that you have and help you comply with deadlines in your claim. After a car accident, you should speak with a skilled and knowledgeable Queens car accident attorney who has your best interests in mind.

Our attorneys at The Tadchiev Law Firm P.C. are here for you after your life has been impacted by a car accident that was caused by another party. Our attorneys have extensive knowledge in accident claims in New York and will help you navigate the legal system during these difficult times. We will assist you every step of the way as you work toward compensation for a wide array of financial damages. You should never have to stand alone after a car accident. Please contact a car accident attorney in Queens at (718) 606-4099 for more information on how we can assist 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.