Manhattan, NY – Car Accident on NY-9A Leads to Injuries

By Steven Miller
Senior Partner

Manhattan, NY (January 8, 2021) – Around 6:20 p.m. on Friday evening, January 8, a car accident took place on a highway in Manhattan.

According to officials, the accident took place in the northbound lanes of NY-9A (Henry Hudson Parkway) around the area of 96th Street. Few details have been released but it is believed that multiple vehicles collided with each other. The vehicles involved were badly damaged.

Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the collision to assist those with injuries. One or more parties, who have not yet been identified, were taken to the hospital for treatment.

The roadway was blocked in multiple lanes for an extended period of time.

The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.

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

Car Accidents in New York 

In just one week’s time, hundreds of victims are hospitalized as a result of New York car accidents. These accidents take place due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. Being injured in a car accident can occur in the blink of an eye and turn your life upside-down. If you have suffered from injuries as a result of a car accident, it is important that you have the help of an accident attorney.

Being injured in a New York car accident can impact your life on physical, emotional, and financial levels. These accidents can leave victims with serious injuries such as spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, paralysis, and more. These injuries can sometimes be so severe that they land victims in the hospital and cause them to miss out on time at work. If you have been hurt in a collision, it is important that you speak with an accident attorney. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in New York car accidents at

Our attorneys at Miller, Montiel & Strano have diligently assisted those injured in serious car accidents. Speaking with an attorney can ensure that your rights are being protected and that your questions are being answered along the way. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects like medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and so much more. We are here for you every step of the way. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in New York 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.