Staten Island, NY – Car Accident on I-278 Near Victory Blvd Leads to Injuries

By Steven Miller
Senior Partner

Staten Island, NY (June 29, 2021) – At 7 p.m. on the evening of Tuesday, June 29, a car accident with injuries occurred on Staten Island.

According to officials, the accident happened in the westbound lanes of I-278 around the area of Victory Boulevard. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided forcefully with each other 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 with injuries. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to local hospitals for treatment of unknown injuries.

The roadway was blocked in the area of the accident for an extended period of time.

The investigation into the circumstances of the collision 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 one of the leading causes of hospitalizations throughout the state of New York. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye on our major highways due to the recklessness of others. Car accidents take place every hour of the day throughout the state, contributing to hundreds of thousands of injuries in victims. These accidents happen in many different areas including parking lots, back roads, and more. However, highways are some of the most common places for collisions each year. If you have been injured in a car accident that is not your fault, you have a variety of options and will have to show that another party is at fault for your accident. Injured victims are urged to speak with an attorney in their time of need.

The aftermath of a New York car accident might be one of the most devastating things that you have ever endured. If you have been injured in a car accident, you will likely have a variety of questions that you cannot answer on your own. For instance, what types of evidence will you need to gather to show that another party is at fault for your accident? What deadlines will you have to abide by if you want to successfully bring a claim? Will your case be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? These are questions that you can answer when you speak with a dedicated New York personal injury attorney. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in car accidents at

At Miller, Montiel & Strano, our accident attorneys are here for you after you have been seriously injured in a New York car accident. We understand how overwhelming a collision can be and offer our help and resources as you navigate the turmoil of the legal system. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation to cover aspects such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and so much more. We are here for you in your time of need. Please contact an accident attorney in New York at 516-484-4010 to find out what we can do to assist 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. 

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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.