Queens, NY – Car Accident on Belt Pkwy Near Lefferts Blvd

By Steven Miller
Senior Partner

Queens, NY (May 27, 2021) – At 1:30 p.m. on Thursday afternoon, May 27, a car accident with injuries occurred on a highway in Queens.

According to local officials, the accident happened in the westbound lanes of the Belt Parkway around the area of Lefferts Boulevard. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other, causing extensive damages to the involved vehicles.

Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those with injuries. One or more victims were hospitalized for their injuries, though their conditions are not yet known.

One lane of traffic was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.

The investigation into the accident remains ongoing.

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

Car Accidents in New York

Car accidents are one of the leading causes of hospitalizations in the entire state of New York. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye throughout the state, causing immense harm to those involved. In fact, in just one recent year’s time in New York, hundreds of thousands of people are seriously injured in car accidents due to the reckless acts of others. This means that hundreds of people are hospitalized in car accidents every week. If you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, it is important that you have the help of an attorney on your side.

The aftermath of a New York car accident might be one of the most traumatic things that you have ever endured. As you focus on your recovery, you should never have to worry about how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you. An attorney will be able to help you with many aspects of your claim, from helping you to gather evidence to meeting deadlines that are required of you along the way. Injured victims are urged to seek the help of a New York personal injury attorney as soon as possible.

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 after a collision on physical, emotional, and financial levels. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation to cover aspects such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in New York at 516-484-4010 for the help you deserve.

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.