Queens, NY – Northern Blvd Scene of Injury Accident before 42nd RdNY/NJ Legal News
Queens, NY (March 8, 2023) – Multiple responders were sent to the scene of a car crash in Queens on the night of March 8. Emergency crews report the wreck happened on New York Route 25a, also known as Northern Boulevard.
According to information from local accounts, the accident occurred on Northern Boulevard before 42nd Road. An unknown number of cars collided in the area and caused those involved to sustain injuries.
Currently, the identities of the injured victims have not been reported. The roadway was closed for some time on the night of March 8 while emergency responders worked at the scene.
One or more patients required transportation to the hospital with injuries. Their identities have not been reported at this time.
Police blocked the roadway for some time on Wednesday night while emergency responders worked in the area. Drivers commuting near 42nd Road on Northern Boulevard were forced to find different routes.
We hope for the full recovery of the injured victims.
New York Auto Accidents
Information provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration shows that, in the past ten years, the United States has seen an 11% increase in auto accidents. Every year, over 6 million car accidents are reported across the nation that cause millions to become injured and thousands to lose their lives. Sadly, approximately 40,000 individuals lose their lives in auto collisions yearly. Negligent driving is the top reason car crashes happen across the nation, causing 4 out of 5 reported accidents.
In New York, driver negligence is the main cause of injurious auto accidents. Whether it’s a driver who is speeding, texting, or simply being inattentive, their blatant carelessness will most likely cause a preventable collision.
As the population in the United States continues to rise, so does the amount of inattentive, inexperienced, aggressive, reckless, and careless drivers on our roads. Busy roadways are just one of the many contributing factors to the increased rate of auto accidents in the US.
When two or more motor vehicles crash into one another, multiple victims can potentially sustain injuries, and costly property damage may result. If you were abiding by the driving laws when your crash happened, then you will not be held financially responsible for any damages. You may also be eligible to bring a personal injury suit and collect compensation from the negligent driver and their insurance company, as well as your own.
If you were hurt in a car crash caused by negligence, your legal right toward financial compensation can help you recover. Medical care expenses, lost wages, costly vehicle repairs, and more may be paid for by way of financial compensation. Working with a lawyer may be your saving grace during this difficult time.
If you have lost someone you love in an auto accident, you may be worrying about where you can get help recovering financially. Filing a wrongful death claim can be complicated, which is why having the help of a lawyer is vital during this trying time. A car crash attorney in Queens can help you get the compensation you need and deserve to pay for funeral care and other costs related to your loved one’s passing. We know how difficult this time may be for you, and we are here to help you recover financially so you can focus on your family.
Our firm has fought hard on behalf of its injured clients to ensure their rights are defended after being injured in a preventable car crash. After a serious accident, contact a New York car accident lawyer from Metro Law at (800) 469-6476 to see how we can help you.