Manhattan, NY – Rollover Crash at 9th Ave & Columbus Ave Intersection

By Steven Miller
Senior Partner

Manhattan, NY (January 17, 2021) – At 1:35 p.m. on Sunday, January 17, a rollover crash with injuries took place at an intersection in Manhattan.

According to authorities, the accident took place at the intersection of 9th Avenue and Columbus Avenue when two vehicles collided with each other. One of the vehicles forcefully overturned, which led to extensive damages.

Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the crash to help those in need. One or more victims were injured and taken to the hospital, though their conditions are not yet known.

The area was blocked for a period of time.

The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time.

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

Car Accidents in New York 

Intersections are known for being some of the most dangerous places in the state of New York where serious accidents occur every single year. In one recent year’s time, over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the negligence of others. Being injured in a car accident can impact your life in many ways, especially if you have been involved in a rollover accident. It is important that you seek the help of an accident attorney in your time of need.

Rollover accidents happen every single year due to the negligence of others. In fact, in just one recent year’s time, over 2% of New York car accidents were deemed rollovers. These accidents sometimes lead to serious injuries including spinal cord injuries, TBIs, broken bones, organ damage, and more. These injuries can sometimes land victims in the hospital and cause them to miss out on time at work. If you have been hurt in an accident and you are unsure about where you can turn, it is important that you have the help of an accident attorney who can help you with your New York personal injury claim.

At Miller, Montiel & Strano, our accident attorneys in New York have diligently assisted those injured in New York car accidents. We understand how traumatic an accident can be and the impact that it can have on your life on physical, emotional, and financial levels. Our attorneys will stand by your side and help you come to terms with your accident. If you have been hurt in an accident, please contact a New York accident attorney at 516-484-4010 to find out how we can help 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.