Brooklyn, NY – Car Accident on Belt Pkwy Near Shell Rd

By Steven Miller
Senior Partner

Brooklyn, NY (June 14, 2021) – At 11:30 a.m. on the morning of Monday, June 14, a car accident with injuries occurred in Brooklyn.

According to Brooklyn officials, the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of the Belt Parkway around the area of Shell Road. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided due to unknown reasons. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged.

Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries.

One lane of traffic was blocked in the area for a period of time.

The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.

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

Car Accidents in New York 

More and more car accidents have been happening every single year in the state of New York. In just one recent year’s time, hundreds of thousands of people were hospitalized as a result of car accidents throughout the state. These accidents happen in many areas but highways are a common place due to the fact that drivers travel at high speeds and are more likely to engage in reckless acts. These accidents occur as a result of many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you have suffered as a result of a car accident, you may be feeling both helpless and alone, especially if you have never faced the aftermath of a collision in the past. This is why it is crucial that you seek the immediate help of an attorney who has your best interests in mind.

Many individuals suffer from serious injuries as a result of New York car accidents each year. Some of the most severe injuries that stem from car accidents include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, broken bones, paralysis, organ damage, and more. These injuries are sometimes so severe that they land victims in the hospital or cause them to miss out on crucial time in the workplace. As you work to get back on your feet on a physical level, you may wonder how you can also move forward financially. It is important that injured victims have immediate help. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in New York car accidents at

At Miller, Montiel & Strano, our accident attorneys are here for you after you have been injured in a car accident that is not your fault. We understand how traumatic it can be to face the aftermath of a New York car accident, especially if you have never done so and you are unfamiliar with accident laws. Our attorneys will assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects such as medical bills, lost income, 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 on how we can help 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.