Bronx, NY – Car Accident on Cross Bronx Expy Near 3rd Ave Results in Injuries

By Steven Miller
Senior Partner

Bronx, NY (October 14, 2021) – At 10:20 p.m. on the night of Thursday, October 14, a car crash with injuries occurred in the Bronx.

According to officials, the accident happened in the southbound lanes of the Cross Bronx Expressway around the area of 3rd Avenue. Two or more vehicles were traveling on the highway when they collided due to reasons that are not fully known. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged and had to be towed from the scene.

Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were injured in the accident. The injured victims were hospitalized as a result. Their conditions are not yet known.

The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time as police worked to clear the scene.

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

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.

Car Accidents in New York 

New York sees more car accidents than many other states in the U.S. every single year. Car accidents are actually a leading cause of hospitalizations throughout the state each year. In just one year’s time, hundreds of thousands of people are hurt in car accidents caused by others. These accidents happen in many different areas but highways are known for being some of the most common and dangerous places. In the blink of an eye, a car accident could occur due to the negligence of another party. These accidents can typically be prevented on our roads. If you have been hurt in a car accident caused by another party, you should speak with an attorney that you can trust.

Being injured in a car accident might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever endured. You may have a variety of questions that you cannot answer on your own. For instance, what evidence do you need to gather to be able to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? What deadlines will you have to meet to move forward with a successful claim? What should you say when you speak with the insurance company involved in your case for the first time? These are questions that you can answer with the help of a dedicated Bronx car accident lawyer on your side.

Bronx Car Accident Attorneys

Our knowledgeable accident attorneys at Miller, Montiel & Strano are here to help you after you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault. We believe that you have every right to hold a party liable for the harm that they have caused you in an accident. Our attorneys will assist you along the often problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. We are here when you need us the most during these difficult times. Please contact an accident attorney in the Bronx at (516) 945-9033 for more information on how we can assist you in your time of need.

Notes: Our writers use secondary sources when creating these accident news posts. These sources include police and fire accident reports, news stories and newspaper stories, and first-hand accounts from eyewitnesses to the accidents. For that reason, the details surrounding this accident have not been independently verified by our staff at Miller, Montiel & Strano, P.C. If you do find any information that is incorrect, contact our firm to have a correction made immediately. If you would prefer the post to be removed from our site, let us know and we will accommodate you as soon as possible. 

Disclaimers: The attorneys at Miller, Montiel & Strano, P.C. have strived to build a solid reputation in the local business community throughout the decades. These posts are written to bring attention to the dangers related to serious accidents in our region and hope that everyone uses caution when operating a motor vehicle. The photos used in this post were not taken at the accident scene. The information in this post is not intended to be legal or medical advice. This post is not a solicitation for business.

About the Author
Steven Miller, Esq. is the founding member and Senior Partner in Miller, Montiel & Strano, P.C. Mr. Miller’s extensive career as a trial attorney spans five decades. He tries cases for the catastrophically injured victims of construction site accidents, motor vehicle and premises accidents caused by the negligence of others. Mr. Miller is a detail oriented, tenacious attorney committed to achieving the maximum results for his clients; he has obtained numerous seven figure verdicts and settlements.