Queens, NY – Car Crash on Cross Island Pkwy Near Francis Lewis Blvd

By Steven Miller
Senior Partner

Queens, NY (May 7, 2021) – At 5:30 p.m. on the evening of Friday, May 7, a car crash took place on a roadway in Queens.

According to officials, the accident happened on the Cross Island Parkway near the area of Francis Lewis Boulevard. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided in the northbound lanes. The vehicles involved were severely damaged as a result.

Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to assist those in need at the scene. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.

Traffic was stopped in the area for a short period of time until police cleared the scene.

No further details have been released. The investigation into the collision 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 throughout the entire state of New York. These accidents happen in many different areas but New York highways, especially in major cities, are some of the most dangerous places for harm. When drivers lose control of their vehicles, a collision could occur in the blink of an eye. Victims who have been hurt in a New York car accident could be left feeling helpless and alone. It is crucial that they seek the help of a legal advocate in their time of need.

Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a New York car accident on their own. However, this is the reality that many people are faced with each year throughout the state. This is especially true for those who have suffered from serious injuries such as spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, paralysis, burns, and more. These injuries can impact your life in a variety of ways, sometimes sending victims to the hospital and causing them to miss out on time in the workplace. Injured victims have many options and should never stand alone. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in New York car accidents at www.mmspersonalinjurylawyers.com.

Our New York accident attorneys at Miller, Montiel & Strano are here to assist you as you navigate the legal system after a car accident. We believe that you have many options under New York law and should have a knowledgeable attorney on your side. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and so much more. Please 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.