14 Feb 2023

By NY Local Accidents

In Accident News

Queens, NY (February 14, 2023) – One person sustained injuries in a car accident that took place at an intersection in Queens around 6:13 a.m.

According to Queens Police Department officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Skillman Avenue and Queens Boulevard. Police confirmed that two vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time, causing them to collide with one another. The involved vehicles were badly damaged as a result of the accident.

Paramedics, fire crews, and several other Queens responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One victim involved in the accident, who has not yet been identified, was injured in the accident. The injured party was hospitalized, though their condition is not yet known.

The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time. Police worked to clear the scene as quickly as possible.

Police continue their investigation into the circumstances of the accident at this time.

Our thoughts go out to the party injured in this accident with hopes of a full recovery.

Car Accidents in New York 

In one recent year’s time, approximately 371,368 car accidents took place in the state of New York due to the recklessness of others. Out of these accidents, a large percentage lead to serious injuries. Car accidents are common in many different places, but some of the most dangerous places for accidents are intersections. In one recent year’s time in the U.S., approximately 50% of injury and fatality accidents occurred at intersections. If you have sustained harm as a result of a car accident in New York, you will need to show that another party is to blame for your accident. This is not always easy to face, which is why it is crucial that you speak with an attorney that you can rely on.

Car accident claims can be incredibly complex in nature. Because of this, it is important that you speak with a Queens car accident attorney who has handled these types of cases in the past. Many serious physical injuries stem from intersection accidents each year, which include the following:

  • Traumatic brain injuries
  • Internal organ damage
  • Paralysis
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Burns

You may spend time in the hospital for an extended period of time, as well as miss out on time in the workplace after a collision. Speaking with a Queens personal injury lawyer can help you get back on your feet during these difficult times.

At The Tadchiev Law Firm P.C., we are here to help you figure out what compensation is available for you after a car accident. We understand that you and your family may be feeling overwhelmed and confused after a collision, which is why we are here for you in your dire time of need. You should only have to focus on your recovery after an accident. Our attorneys are here for you every step of the way during these difficult times. Please contact a car accident attorney in Queens at (718) 606-4099 to find out 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.