Manhattan, NY – Car Crashes into Inwood Bar & Grill, Injures Over 20 PeopleNY/NJ Legal News
Manhattan, NY (January 3, 2022) – A vehicle crashed into a restaurant in upper Manhattan Monday, January 2, injuring at least 20 people. Thankfully, no one suffered life-threatening injuries.
Sources say the incident occurred on Broadway near 204th Street in Inwood. Reports show two vehicles collided when one lost control and collided into the front end of a restaurant.
A 10-year-old girl was among the worst injured, suffering a broken leg in the accident. Authorities report the driver of the vehicle that slammed into the restaurant fled the scene.
The other vehicle’s driver remained on-site and cooperated with authorities. He was identified as an uber driver who suffered injuries along with his passenger.
Authorities are still working to determine what caused the accident.
We hope for the full recovery of those with injuries.
New York Auto Collisions
Car crashes happen in New York frequently. On average, there are hundreds of accidents per day in the Empire State. More than 100 people are injured in these wrecks. Per year, New York sees hundreds of thousands of vehicle collisions. Tens of thousands of people sustain injuries in these wrecks. Some of the most common car crash injuries include whiplash, broken bones, brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, and neck injuries.
Being hurt in a car accident is draining and difficult. Severe injuries can land you in the hospital for days or weeks, and, depending on the nature of your accident, you could be going through emotional turmoil. Having to witness other people getting hurt can sometimes seem worse than getting hurt yourself.
You may develop anxiety, depression, or maybe even PTSD from your experience. You may be dealing with painful injuries while wondering how you’re going to pay for the medical care you need to get better. If you believe that someone else caused your accident, you may be able to collect compensation that could help pay for the costs associated with your accident. Things like lost wages, medical bills, vehicle repairs, and even non-economic damages you may be facing like pain & suffering, emotional turmoil, loss of consortium, and more may be eligible for compensation depending on the details of your accident.
Metro Law has been assisting injured accident victims receive just compensation for their injuries and losses for decades. We believe that the wrongly injured deserve compensation for the damages they may have endured due to their injuries. Our experienced lawyers will use valuable legal resources to come to a desirable resolution for your case. Don’t let the insurance companies take advantage of you during this trying time. A lawyer will negotiate a full and fair settlement from the insurance company so you can focus on your health and well-being.
Call our law office at 800-469-6476 to be connected with a skilled attorney who can answer all of your questions regarding your case. Get started on your own personal injury claim today and get compensated for your injuries. At Metro Law, our New York personal injury attorneys charge nothing upfront and only require payment if you get compensation. It is our goal to help you recover financially after being injured in a negligently caused accident.
Notes: Outside sources were used in the creation of this post, including news bulletins and first-hand accounts of the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident presented have not been independently verified. If you identify any false information in the story or want the post removed, please inform us immediately, and we will correct the information or remove the post.
Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, we at Metro Law strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in our beloved state. We are extremely saddened by these accidents. We hope awareness of these dangers allows our community to take precautions and avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business. This information is not medical or legal advice. We wish only the best and quickest recovery to all those involved in the accident. The photos depicted in this post are not from the actual accident scene.