Queens, NY (October 23, 2021) – At 9:15 p.m. on the night of Saturday, October 23, a car accident with injuries occurred in Queens.
According to Queens Police, the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of the Grand Central Parkway near the area of Parsons Boulevard. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when they suddenly collided due to reasons that are not yet known. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were injured in the accident. Their conditions are not known, though they were transported to local hospitals.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time as police worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released. 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
Car accidents are more common in New York than in many other states throughout the entire U.S. Every year, hundreds of thousands of people are seriously injured in car accidents due to the outright recklessness of others. These accidents send hundreds of people to the hospital weekly. Though many car accidents can be prevented on our roads, they continue to happen due to the recklessness of others. Many car accidents happen due to the following reasons:
- Distracted driving
- Drunk or drugged driving
- Falling asleep at the wheel
Many people are not prepared to face the aftermath of a car accident entirely on their own. If you have been hurt in a collision, you should have an attorney on your side who can help you move forward.
Being injured in a car accident might be one of the most challenging and traumatic things that you have ever endured. Because of this, having a Queens car accident lawyer on your side can help you move forward in many ways. An attorney will be able to help you when you have sustained serious injuries. These include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. These injuries tend to land victims in the hospital and cause them to miss out on time in the workplace. If you have been hurt and you are unsure about where you can turn, you should speak with a Queens personal injury lawyer as soon as possible.
Queens Car Accident Attorneys
Our skilled attorneys at Miller, Montiel & Strano are here to help you move forward after a car accident that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelming a car accident can be on both physical and financial levels. Our attorneys will assist you along the often problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. These include medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and more. You should never have to stand alone after you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault. Please contact an accident attorney in Queens at (516) 945-9033 for more information on how we can assist you every step of the way.
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