20 Jun 2023

By NY Local Accidents

In Accident News

Queens, NY (June 20, 2023) – A moped accident with injuries occurred on a roadway in Queens on the morning of Tuesday, June 20.

According to Queens Police, the accident happened around 11 a.m. at 8110 Roosevelt Avenue near the local Subway. Police confirmed that a passenger vehicle and a moped were traveling in the area when they were involved in an accident with one another due to unknown reasons. The moped rider was thrown onto the ground, and the moped sustained extensive damage.

Several responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. The moped rider, who has not yet been formally identified, was seriously injured and being treated on the scene by paramedics. They were rushed to the hospital for further treatment, but their current condition is not yet known.

A large portion of the road was blocked for some time following the collision. This led to delays until the scene was cleared.

The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.

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

Moped Accidents in New York 

More moped-related accidents happen in the state of New York than in many other states across the U.S. Especially in major cities, moped riding is a favorite activity and a typical form of transportation for many individuals each day. In the first 15 days of March 2023, it was reported that there was an average of 4,181 riders every day in the state of New York, which was more than ever before. Moped accidents can be incredibly catastrophic due to the nature of these injuries and the fact that individuals do not have many protections from harm. If you have been hurt in a moped crash caused by another party’s negligence, it is crucial that you speak with an attorney that you can trust.

Moped accidents are a lot like motorcycle accidents, which take lives and lead to serious injuries every year in New York. Many serious injuries tend to result from these accidents every year. Some of the following injuries tend to occur due to moped accidents:

  • Road rash
  • Traumatic brain injuries
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Organ damage
  • Broken bones
  • Paralysis

These injuries sometimes land victims in the hospital or cause them to miss out on time in the workplace. You have options after an accident and should speak with a Queens personal injury lawyer as soon as possible after your accident.

Our attorneys at The Tadchiev Law Firm P.C. are here to assist you after your life has been turned upside-down due to an accident. We understand the ins and outs of personal injury laws in regard to moped accident claims. We will assist you by providing you with the resources that you need to be successful in your claim. Our attorneys will help you navigate the legal system and work toward any compensation that you deserve for a wide array of aspects. Please do not hesitate to contact a moped accident attorney in Queens at (718) 606-4099 to find out what we can do for 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.