Brooklyn, NY – Serious Accident at Midwood St & Brooklyn Ave

By Steven Miller
Senior Partner

Brooklyn, NY (January 5, 2021) – Around 11 p.m. on Monday night, January 4, a serious accident took place between two ambulances in Brooklyn.

According to police, the accident took place at the intersection of Midwood Street and Brooklyn Avenue when two ambulances collided. It is not known what caused the ambulances to collide with each other. One of the ambulances had damage to its front hood, while the other ambulance jumped the curb and was sitting on the sidewalk.

Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident. One of the EMTs was taken to the hospital while the other three were treated at the scene of the collision.

The intersection was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.

Police continue their investigation into the circumstances of the collision.

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

Accidents in New York 

Intersections are some of the most dangerous places in the entire state of New York. In just one year’s time, millions of people are involved in intersection-related accidents in the entire U.S. In just one recent year’s time, over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the recklessness of others. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to an accident that is not your fault. It is essential that you have legal help on your side.

New York car accidents happen due to many different reasons each year including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. These accidents lead to serious injuries such as spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, paralysis, and more. When a victim has been injured in an accident, they will typically spend time in the hospital and away from work. It is imperative that you speak with a legal advocate immediately following your accident. See our proven track record of success representing injured clients in the state of New York at

Our attorneys at Miller, Montiel & Strano have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those injured in serious New York accidents. We understand how devastating an accident can be and offer our support to you when you need it the most. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects such as medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and 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.