Staten Island, NY – Car Crash at Hillside Ave & Van Duzer St Intersection

By Steven Miller
Senior Partner

Staten Island, NY (May 26, 2021) – At 6:14 p.m. on the evening of Wednesday, May 26, a car crash took place at an intersection in Staten Island.

According to officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Hillside Avenue and Van Duzer Street. Two vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided due to reasons that are not yet known. This led to extensive damages to the involved vehicles.

Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. One person, who has not yet been identified, was injured and transported to the Staten Island University Hospital. Their condition is not known at this time.

The roadway was blocked for a period of time, which led to delays.

The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time.

Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.

Car Accidents in New York 

Car accidents happen every single year due to the negligence of others in the state of New York. Hundreds of thousands of car accidents happen every single year due to the negligence of others. New York sees more car accidents than many other states throughout the entire U.S. If your life has been severely impacted as a result of a car accident, you may be feeling alone and confused. Injured victims are urged to seek the help of an attorney in their time of need.

Being injured in a New York car accident can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. This is especially true if you have suffered from serious injuries including spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. These injuries tend to land victims in the hospital and keep them away from the workplace as they attempt to get back on their feet. If you have been involved in an accident, you may be left feeling alone and confused about your options. It is crucial that you speak with an attorney in your time of need. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in car accidents at

At Miller, Montiel & Strano have diligently assisted those injured in serious car accidents over the years. We understand how difficult it can be to face the aftermath of an accident and offer our help and resources in your time of need. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of financial aspects. 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.