21 Jul 2023

By NY Local Accidents

In Accident News

Queens, NY (July 21, 2023) – Injuries were reported in a moped accident that took place at an intersection in Queens on the afternoon of Friday, July 21.

According to Queens officials, the accident happened at 3 p.m. at the intersection of Queens Boulevard and 65th Avenue. Police confirmed that a moped rider was traveling in the area when they were involved in a collision with one or more passenger vehicles. The moped was significantly damaged in the collision.

Queens responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. The moped rider, who has not yet been formally identified, sustained injuries in the accident. They were rushed to the hospital for treatment, though their condition is not yet known.

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

No further details have been released, but police continue their investigation into the circumstances of the collision.

We offer our warmest thoughts and prayers to the moped driver injured in this accident with hopes of a speedy recovery.

Moped Accidents in New York

Moped and motorcycle accidents are closely related to each other. Each year in the state of New York, it is estimated that approximately 166 people are killed in fatal motorcycle and moped accidents. The truth is most of these accidents can be prevented when drivers watch out for these vulnerable parties on our roads. The injuries that stem from a moped accident can affect you for the rest of your life, leaving you in a vulnerable position. If you have sustained harm in a moped accident, you should speak with an attorney as soon as possible.

Being hurt in a moped accident can turn your life upside-down in the blink of an eye. There are many catastrophic injuries that can stem from these accidents and signal a long road to recovery. These include the following:

  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Road rash
  • Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs)
  • Internal organ damage

These injuries can land you in the hospital or keep you out of work for some period of time. On top of this, they can have an effect on the everyday activities you used to enjoy and your ability to complete them. After a moped accident, you should speak with a skilled Queens personal injury attorney who you can trust.

At The Tadchiev Law Firm P.C., our attorneys are here to assist you after your life has been impacted by a serious moped accident. We understand the ins and outs of moped accidents in New York and will stand by your side as you navigate the complex legal system. Having the help of an attorney on your side can help you greatly lessen some of the stress that you may be feeling associated with your case. Our attorneys will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve during these complex times. Please do not hesitate to contact a moped 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.