Harlem, NY – Multi-Vehicle Collision with Injuries on Harlem River Dr

By Steven Miller
Senior Partner

Harlem, NY (April 12, 2021) – At 4:30 p.m. on the afternoon of Monday, April 12, a multi-vehicle collision on a roadway in Harlem.

According to police, the accident happened on the Harlem River Drive near the area of Willis Avenue Bridge. Two vehicles collided in the area, which led to extensive damages to the vehicles involved.

Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were present at the scene. One or more victims were injured and hospitalized due to their injuries.

Two right lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for a period of time.

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 

Hundreds of thousands of car accidents occur in the state of New York every single year. In just one recent year’s time, hundreds of thousands of people were injured in serious car accidents. These accidents happen on major highways due to reasons such as distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, drowsy driving, and more. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye and turn lives upside-down. If you have been hurt in a collision that is not your fault, it is crucial that you have the help of a skilled attorney.

Speaking with a New York car accident attorney is one of the best decisions that you can make as you navigate the legal system for the first time. An attorney will be able to help you meet deadlines in your claim, as well as gather the evidence that is necessary to help you through these challenging times. You should never delay when it comes to your claim. It is important that you seek immediate help from an attorney that you can trust.

Our New York accident attorneys at Miller, Montiel & Strano have diligently assisted those injured in car accidents over the years. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling on physical, emotional, and financial levels. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for aspects like medical bills, 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 to find out 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.