Staten Island, NY (October 1, 2021) – On Thursday afternoon, September 30, a rollover crash occurred at an intersection in Staten Island.
According to police, the accident happened at the intersection of Victory Boulevard and Clove Road. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other, causing one of the vehicles to overturn. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged as a result.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One person was injured in the accident. The party was rushed to Staten Island University Hospital for treatment of their injuries.
Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for some time.
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 a leading cause of hospitalizations throughout the state of New York every single year. These accidents happen in many different areas but intersections are some of the most common. In fact, millions of intersection-related accidents happen every year due to the outright reckless acts of others. Though car accidents at intersections can take on many forms, rollovers are some of the most severe. In just one recent year, over 2% of car accidents were deemed rollovers. New York is no stranger to these catastrophic accidents. If you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, you may be feeling helpless and alone. This is why it is imperative that you seek the help of an attorney as soon as possible.
Being hurt in a car accident can impact your life in a variety of ways. You may have a variety of questions that you cannot answer on your own after an accident. For instance, what types of evidence do you need to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? What deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to moving forward with your claim? What should you say when you speak with the insurance company involved in your case for the first time? These are questions that you can answer when you speak with a Staten Island car accident lawyer for the first time.
Staten Island Car Accident Attorneys
Our skilled and compassionate accident attorneys at Miller, Montiel & Strano are here for you after a car accident that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelming a car accident can be on both physical and financial levels. Speaking with an attorney can help you work toward results and lessen the stress that you may be feeling when it comes to your claim. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of financial aspects. These include medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Staten Island at 516-484-4010 for more information on how we can help you in your time of need.
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