8 Jun 2023

By NY Local Accidents

In Accident News

Queens, NY (June 8, 2023) – Two vehicles were involved in a serious collision that took place on a Queens highway on the afternoon of Thursday, June 8.

According to Queens officials, the accident happened around 3:40 p.m. on Jackie Robinson Parkway around the area of exit 6. Police confirmed that two vehicles were traveling on the highway in the area when they collided with one another due to reasons that are not entirely known. The involved vehicles were badly damaged, and tow trucks were called to the scene to remove damaged vehicles.

Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. EMS crews assisted at the scene with those who sustained injuries. The injured victims were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.

The roadway was blocked in the area of the accident for some time, which led to delays until the scene was cleared.

The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues. Police will update with new information as it becomes available.

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

Car Accidents in New York 

Nobody knows how a car accident can alter your life in an instant until it happens to them. In the blink of an eye, another party’s negligent actions can affect your life when you are involved in a car accident. In just New York City alone, hundreds of thousands of people are hurt in car accidents every single year. In 2019, it was reported that 134,224 car accidents happened in New York, with a large percentage of these accidents leading to injuries. Being hurt in a car accident can leave you feeling alone and confused, which is why you should speak with an attorney as soon as possible.

The legal process can be a difficult thing to face entirely on your own. Every claim is different, which is why you should have a skilled Queens car accident attorney on your side. An attorney can help you with many aspects of the legal process. These include some of the following:

  • Reaching a settlement with the insurance company or going to trial
  • Helping you gather evidence that you can use against one or more parties
  • Answering any legal questions that you have

Speaking with a Queens personal injury lawyer is in your best interests during these difficult times.

Our attorneys at The Tadchiev Law Firm P.C. are here for you after you have been hurt in a car accident in New York. As your attorneys, we will do everything possible to increase the compensation that you receive for a wide array of financial damages. We will help you file paperwork and meet deadlines that are required of you so that you can achieve compensation for a wide array of aspects such as medical expenses, lost wages, and more. You should never have to stand alone when it comes to your claim. Please contact a car accident attorney in Queens at (718) 606-4099 to find out what we can do for you at this time.

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.