Queens, NY – Injury Collision at Van Wyck Expy & Hillside Ave Intersection
Queens, NY (March 30, 2023) – Around 5:22 a.m. on the morning of Thursday, March 30, a car accident with injuries occurred at an intersection in Queens.
According to Queens Police, the accident happened at the intersection of Van Wyck Expressway and Hillside Avenue. Police confirmed that two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time, colliding with each other. 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. Multiple parties sustained injuries as a result of the collision. The injured parties were hospitalized, though their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for some time. This led to delays until the scene was fully cleared.
No further details have been released, but the investigation into the collision continues.
We want to offer our warmest sympathies to the parties injured in this accident with hopes of a speedy recovery.
Car Accidents in New York
Hundreds of thousands of car accidents happen every year in the state of New York due to the reckless acts of others. In 2018, it was reported that approximately 228,047 car accidents took place in New York City alone, and many others occurred throughout the rest of the state. Car accidents happen in many areas, but intersections are known for being some of the most common places for harm. Car accidents happen due to many reasons in these areas, such as the following:
- Distracted driving, such as texting or eating behind the wheel
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Falling asleep behind the wheel
If you have sustained injuries in a car accident, you should speak with an attorney that you can rely on.
The aftermath of a car accident can be a daunting and stressful experience. You may wonder where you can turn following a collision, which is why you should speak with an attorney who has handled these types of accidents in the past. An attorney will be able to help you when it comes to many aspects of your claim, such as gathering the necessary evidence to help you comply with deadlines. You have options after a car accident and should speak with a dedicated 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 in New York. We understand how overwhelming a car accident can be and offer our help and resources to you during one of the most difficult times in your life. Our attorneys will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of financial damages, such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and more. 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.