Queens, NY – Two-Vehicle Collision with Injuries on Van Wyck Expy
Queens, NY (July 31, 2023) – Two vehicles were involved in a collision that led to injuries on the morning of Monday, July 31.
According to Queens Police, the accident happened around 11:29 a.m. on Van Wyck Expressway around the area of exit 3. Police confirmed that two vehicles were traveling on the highway when they were involved in a collision with each other due to reasons that are not yet known. The involved vehicles sustained immense damage due to the accident.
Several Queens responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. EMS crews were seen assisting one or more parties with injuries. The injured victims, who have not yet been identified, were hospitalized. Their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the exit for some time. Police worked to clear the scene as quickly as possible.
No further details have been released at this time. Police continue their investigation into the circumstances of the accident.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to the parties who have been hurt in this accident with hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in New York
In New York, especially in major cities, car accidents have been happening more commonly than ever before. In 2019, in fact, it was reported that 134,224 car accidents took place in New York City, with many of them leading to serious injuries. A large percentage of these collisions take place on our major highways. There are many reasons for serious collisions on our roads, such as the following:
- Distracted driving, such as texting and driving
- Falling asleep behind the wheel
- Driving under the influence
If you have sustained injuries in a car accident, it is up to you to show that another party is to blame for your collision. Because this is not always easy to do, you should speak with an attorney immediately.
Car accidents happen in an instant, forever altering the lives of those involved. Having experienced legal help on your side is incredibly important after a collision. An attorney can answer any questions you have, such as those regarding deadlines and whether or not your claim will make it to trial. On top of this, an attorney will have the resources necessary to help you navigate the New York legal system for the first time. Speaking with a Queens car accident lawyer is one of the best decisions that you can make after an accident.
Our attorneys at The Tadchiev Law Firm P.C. are here for you after you have sustained injuries in a serious New York car accident. Our reputable attorneys have the resources necessary to help you through these difficult times when you need our help the most. You may find that you are eligible for an array of aspects such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and so much more. We will stand by your side every step of the way when you need our help the most. Please contact a car accident attorney in Queens at (718) 606-4099 to find out how we can help 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.