24 Oct 2023

By NY Local Accidents

In Accident News

Queens, NY (October 24, 2023) – The New York Police Department responded to the scene of an automobile accident in the Flushing neighborhood on Monday that left several people injured.

Police reports indicate that just before 9:00 a.m. on October 23, a school bus was involved in a collision on 158th Street in the area near the intersection of 43rd Avenue. The incident prompted the New York Fire Department and police to shut down the roadway.

Emergency medical services provided care to victims. A total of ten injured parties were transported to local hospitals for further treatment.

The crash is actively being investigated by the police.

We hope all of the people hurt due to this crash recover quickly.

Auto Accidents in New York

Every year, tens of thousands of people are injured as a result of vehicle collisions in the state of New York. Countless collisions that take place in our state are a result of negligence. Poor road conditions, fatigue, and reckless driving are among some of the common causes. Unfortunately, when drivers do not operate their vehicles with safety in mind, it can have devastating consequences for others. Some common injuries reported in collisions include:

  • Fractures
  • Burns
  • Amputations
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Chest and rib injuries
  • Facial injuries

Those involved in automobile accidents have the ability to recover compensation for some of their losses and damages. This can include compensation to alleviate:

  • Emotional distress
  • Disability and disfigurement
  • Pain and suffering
  • Lost wages
  • Rehabilitation costs
  • Loss of consortium

Working with a Queens bus accident lawyer can help to ensure you have the best chance of protecting your rights and maximizing the compensation you recover for your personal injury claim.

At The Tadchiev Law Firm P.C., we are dedicated to providing our clients with the highest level of legal support in their personal injury cases. Our experienced team of lawyers understands the challenges and hardships that come with an injury and is committed to fighting for justice on behalf of our clients. We know that dealing with a personal injury lawsuit can be overwhelming, which is why we offer free consultations to assess your situation and provide guidance on how to move forward. If you have suffered from a personal injury due to someone else’s negligence or lost a loved one in an accident, do not hesitate to contact us at 718-606-4099. Let us help you get the compensation and closure you deserve.

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.