Bronx, NY – Two Injured in Car Crash on Major Deegan Expy

By Steven Miller
Senior Partner

Bronx, NY (December 26, 2020) – On Saturday morning, December 26, a serious car crash took place on a major highway in the Bronx.

According to officials, the accident took place on the Major Deegan Expressway around the area of 161st Street. Police confirmed that multiple vehicles collided with each other around 6 a.m. due to reasons that are not yet known. The accident led to extensive damages.

Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the crash. Two people suffered from injuries, one of which sustained life-threatening injuries. Their identities are not yet known.

The roadway was blocked in the area of the accident for some time.

No further details have been released but the investigation continues.

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

Car Accidents in New York 

Car accidents happen every day in New York, with a large percentage taking place on major highways. Being injured in a car accident might be one of the most difficult things that you have ever endured. Some of the most damaging injuries that occur as a result of a car accident include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, and more. These injuries are sometimes life-altering in nature and can impact your life in many ways. If you have been hurt and wonder where you can turn, it is imperative that you speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind.

New York car accidents take place in the blink of an eye due to reasons like distracted driving, drunk driving, fatigue, speeding, and more. If you can prove that another party is liable for a car accident, you can be successful when it comes to your claim. An attorney will be able to help you in many different ways following your collision, from helping you to meet deadlines to gathering evidence that can help you move forward. It is important that you have help every step of the way when it comes to your claim.

Being injured in a car accident can affect your life in many ways, which is why our New York car accident attorneys at Miller, Montiel & Strano are here to help you. We understand how traumatic a collision can be and the impact that it can have on every aspect of your life. Our attorneys will help you gain compensation for aspects like medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and so much more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in New York at 516-484-4010 for more information.

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.