Poughkeepsie, NY – Major Injury Crash on Rt 9 near Texas Road House
Poughkeepsie, NY (January 27, 2023) – A serious car crash happened on a roadway in Poughkeepsie on the morning of January 26. Shortly before 11:00 a.m., emergency crews were dispatched to the scene of the crash on Route 9.
According to information from local reports, the incident happened on Route 9 in front of the Texas Road House restaurant. Several responders were seen rendering aid at the scene, including tow truck drivers, police, paramedics, and firefighters.
While wreckers worked to clear the roadway, paramedics treated injured victims and police investigated the details of the accident. At least two vehicles sustained significant damages in the collision, and another vehicle was seen damaged and off of the roadway a few feet short of an enclosed school bus stop.
At least one person suffered injuries in the collision. EMTs treated wounded individuals at the scene and transported those who were seriously hurt to area medical centers. The identities of the involved parties have not been reported at this time.
Traffic was backed up for miles toward Poughkeepsie while responders worked on the road. Congestion stretched past the Holiday Inn, according to reports.
What caused the accident remains under investigation by local police. Nothing further has been reported concerning the accident or its circumstances.
We hope for the full recovery of the injured victims.
New York Traffic 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 Poughkeepsie car crash lawyers 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.