Queens, NY – Three-Vehicle Crash with Injuries at 21st St & Borden Ave
Queens, NY (February 24, 2023) – At 4:33 p.m. on the afternoon of Friday, February 24, a three-vehicle collision with injuries occurred at an intersection in Queens.
According to Queens Police, the accident happened at the intersection of 21st Street and Borden Avenue in the afternoon hours. Police claim that a total of three vehicles collided after entering the intersection at the same time. The vehicles collided with each other, which led to extensive damage. The vehicles had to be towed from the scene.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more individuals sustained injuries as a result of the collision. The injured parties were hospitalized, though their conditions are not yet known.
The road was blocked in the area of the intersection for an extended period of time. Police worked to clear the scene as quickly as possible.
No further details have been released, but the investigation into the collision continues.
Our thoughts go out to the parties who have been hurt as a result of this collision.
Car Accidents in New York
Car accidents have been increasing on our roads over the years in New York. In fact, hundreds of thousands of people are hurt in these accidents every single year. On a national level, approximately 40% of all accidents are intersection-related. Between the years 1997 to 2004, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration estimated that 57,000 people were killed in fatal intersection accidents due to the recklessness of others. You may be dealing with pain and damages after a car accident, which is why you should always know the options you have. Speaking with a skilled attorney after an accident is of utmost importance.
Being injured in a New York collision is never an easy thing to face on your own. Because of this, you should speak with a Queens car accident attorney who has your best interests in mind and has handled one of these claims in the past. Many dangerous accidents occur at intersections on New York roads due to the following reasons:
- Distracted driving, such as texting or eating behind the wheel
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Fatigued driving
It is not always easy to prove that another party or several parties are to blame for your accident. This is why you should speak with a Queens personal injury lawyer in your time of need.
Our attorneys at The Tadchiev Law Firm, P.C. are here for you after your life has been impacted by a New York car accident. In the blink of an eye, your life could be affected by a car accident that can leave you feeling helpless and alone. You should never have to worry about how you will recover the compensation that is needed to help you get back on your feet after an accident. We will assist you as you work toward results and move forward during these difficult times. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Queens at (718) 606-4099 to find out what options are available 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.