Queens, NY – Three Injured in Car Crash at 81st Ave and Grand Central Pkwy

By Steven Miller
Senior Partner

Queens, NY (December 4, 2020) – Around 7:44 p.m. on Friday night, December 4, a serious car crash with injuries took place at a Queens intersection.

Few details have been released but, according to police, the accident occurred at the intersection of 81st Avenue and Grand Central Parkway. A driver lost control of their vehicle and drove down an embankment off the side of the road. The vehicle rolled.

Paramedics and numerous other responders were present at the scene of the crash. Three patients were extricated from their vehicle by fire crews. The victims were all taken to the hospital for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.

The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for some time.

At this time, the investigation into the circumstances of the crash is ongoing.

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 on our roads where some of the most significant harm occurs. In just one recent year’s time, over 2.5 million intersection-related crashes took place in the entire U.S. These accidents can range anywhere from minor to severe in nature. Being injured in a car accident can impact your life in many ways and leave you feeling both helpless and alone. If you have suffered from injuries due to an accident that is not your fault, you should be prepared to speak with an accident attorney who has your best interests in mind.

New York car accidents occur in the blink of an eye and lead to many serious injuries such as spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. If you have sustained any of these injuries, you have likely spent time in the hospital and away from the workplace. The aftermath of a car accident can affect your life on physical, emotional, and financial levels. You have options and should always have the help of an accident attorney by your side. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in New York car accidents.

At Miller, Montiel & Strano, our skilled and dedicated accident attorneys in New York have helped many victims through one of the most challenging times in their lives. We understand how complex the legal system can be and wish to provide you with the necessary resources to help you gain justice and compensation in your case. You have many options and should always have help on your side. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney at 516-484-4010 for more information.

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. 

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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.