The Bronx, NY – Taxi Accident on Jerome Ave Leaves Bicyclist InjuredNY/NJ Legal News
The Bronx, NY (July 3, 2020) – An automobile accident on Monday evening left one person injured, according to reports. At approximately 4:30 p.m., on June 29, the New York Police and Fire Departments responded to the scene of an auto collision on Jerome Avenue.
Reports from police show that a taxi was traveling down Jerome Avenue when a vehicle veered out in front of them. The driver of the taxi took evasive actions to avoid colliding with the second vehicle. As the tax swerved, it struck a bicyclist. The rider on the bike was injured in the accident. EMS provided medical treatment to the victim at the scene then transported them to a local hospital for treatment. At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victim injured in this accident.
Bicycle Accidents in New York
Bicycles are a common method of transportation in New York. In most instances, riders can freely travel from place to place while enjoying the cool breeze and sun. Regrettably, there are many hazards that await unexpected cyclists. When victims are harmed in accidents, by no fault of their own, it is imperative that they contact a bicycle accident attorney in New York as soon as possible.
New York personal injury attorneys at Metro Law have extensive experience helping accident victims with even some of the most complex legal claims. Drivers who fail to adequately maintain their lanes while traveling along roadways in our state can be held liable for all injuries and damages resulting from their actions. If you were injured in an accident due to another person’s negligence, contact our car accident attorneys in New York at (800) to schedule a free case evaluation to explore legal options available for you.
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 have identified any false information in the story or would like the post to be 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 but hope that through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as 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.