Brooklyn, NY – Car Crash on Belt Pkwy Near Pennsylvania Ave

By Steven Miller
Senior Partner

Brooklyn, NY (April 13, 2021) – At 8:30 p.m. on the night of Tuesday, April 13, a car crash occurred on a major highway in New York.

According to officials, the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of the Belt Parkway around the area of Pennsylvania Avenue. Multiple vehicles collided with each other in the area due to reasons that are not yet known. This led to extensive damages to the involved vehicles.

Numerous responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene. One or more victims were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.

The roadway was blocked in the area up until the Mill Basin Bridge until police cleared the scene.

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 

Millions of car accidents happen in the U.S. every year. Due to the fact that New York is composed of major cities, car accidents happen in the blink of an eye throughout the state. Many severe accidents take place in New York every year on highways. The most common causes of car accidents include distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you have suffered from injuries as a result of a car accident, you should have the dedicated help of an accident attorney on your side.

Being injured in a New York car accident can impact your life in a variety of ways. Some of the most severe injuries that stem from car accidents include TBIs, broken bones, paralysis, organ damage, and more. These injuries can impact your life in a variety of ways, causing you to spend time in the hospital and away from the workplace. As you work on your physical recovery, you may wonder how you will ever afford to pay the bills that pile up against you. Injured victims are urged to seek the help of an accident attorney as soon as possible. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in New York car accidents at

Our skilled and compassionate accident attorneys at Miller, Montiel & Strano have diligently assisted those injured in New York car accidents over the years. We believe that you have many rights under Mississippi law and will stand by your side in your time of need. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation to cover aspects such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and so much more. Please contact a New York accident attorney at 516-484-4010 to find out what options are available for you.

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.