26 Feb 2023

By NY Local Accidents

In Accident News

Valley Stream, NY (February 26, 2023) – At 6:49 p.m. on the evening of Sunday, February 26, a car accident with injuries took place on a highway in Valley Stream, Long Island.

According to Long Island responders, the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of Southern State Parkway near the area of exit 15, North Corona Avenue. Police confirmed that several vehicles were traveling in the area when they became involved in a collision with each other due to reasons that are not yet known.

Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more parties sustained injuries as a result of the accident. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.

The roadway was blocked in several eastbound lanes of traffic for some time until the scene was fully cleared. This led to delays in the area until police cleared the scene.

No further details have been released, but the investigation into the collision remains ongoing.

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

Car Accidents in New York 

Car accidents leading to injuries have been reported more commonly than ever before in the state of New York in recent times. Especially when it comes to accidents in the city, these collisions are more prevalent than ever before. Approximately one out of every five traffic collisions results in an injury in New York City. In just 2018, research showed us that 44,300 people were seriously injured in car accidents throughout the state. Though a car accident can happen anywhere, major highways are some of the most common places for harm. If you have sustained harm in a car accident that is not your fault, you should be prepared to speak with an attorney that you can trust.

The aftermath of a car accident can be a scary and confusing time in your life, leaving you feeling devastated and alarmed about your next course of action. Luckily, a skilled Valley Stream car accident attorney can help you get back on your feet during these difficult times. An attorney can help you with some of the following aspects:

  • Collecting evidence that is necessary in your claim
  • Helping you to abide by deadlines
  • Answering any New York legal questions you may have

If you have been injured in a car accident, it is crucial that you speak with a Valley Stream personal injury lawyer immediately.

Our attorneys at The Tadchiev Law Firm P.C. are here to help you get back on your feet after a New York car accident. We understand that a car accident can be overwhelming, and the injuries affect you in such a way that makes it difficult to fully get back on your feet. Speaking with an attorney can help you lessen some of the stress that you may be feeling associated with your accident. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Valley Stream 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.