Queens, NY – Multi-Vehicle Crash with Injuries on Hillside Ave
Queens, NY (May 21, 2023) – At 2:48 p.m. on the afternoon of Sunday, May 21, a multi-vehicle crash with injuries occurred on a roadway in Queens.
According to Queens officials, the accident happened in the afternoon hours on Hillside Avenue. Police confirmed that two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they were suddenly involved in a collision with one another due to reasons that are not fully known. The involved vehicles were badly damaged as a result of the collision and had to be towed from the scene.
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 hospitalized, 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 fully cleared.
No further details have been released, but the investigation into the collision continues. Police will update with new information as it becomes available.
We want to take a moment to offer our warmest sympathies to the parties who have been hurt in this accident with hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in New York
Car accidents in New York have quickly become a leading cause of hospitalizations. In 2019, it was reported that there were over 134,000 car accidents in the state of New York alone. These accidents lead to many serious injuries and even take the lives of others under some circumstances. In the blink of an eye, an auto accident can turn your life upside-down, leaving you with many questions. If you have sustained injuries in a car accident, you will need to show that one or more parties are to blame for your accident. Since this is not always easy to do, you will need the help of a legal advocate on your side.
Even if you are one of the most careful drivers on our roads, there is still a chance that you could become involved in a New York car accident. We cannot control the way that others act when they are behind the wheel. This means that car accidents happen every day in New York due to a wide array of reasons, such as the following:
- Distracted driving
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Fatigued driving
If you have been hurt in a car accident, you likely have a wide array of questions that you cannot answer on your own. This is why you should speak with a Queens car accident attorney as soon as possible.
Our compassionate attorneys at The Tadchiev Law Firm P.C. are here for you after you have been seriously injured in a New York car accident. When you have unexpectedly been affected by a car accident, it can take a long time to get back on your feet. As you focus on your physical recovery, we will stand by your side and help you work toward the compensation that you deserve. Please do not hesitate to 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.