West Babylon, NY – Southern St Pkwy Causes Traffic Accident near Belmont AveNY/NJ Legal News
West Babylon, NY (March 14, 2023) – On the evening of March 14, an injury accident occurred in West Babylon. The accident occurred at approximately 8:30 p.m.
Investigations show that two or more vehicles crashed on the Southern Street Parkway near Belmont Avenue. Both vehicles came to rest in the middle of the road, blocking two lanes of traffic.
Firefighters and police went to the scene and worked to secure the roadway. Paramedics were also sent to the area to help injured parties and transport them to local hospitals if necessary.
At this time, the total number of injured victims has not been reported. Authorities in West Babylon continue to investigate.
Our thoughts are with those injured in this car crash in West Babylon.
New York Auto Accidents
With approximately 6.5 million car crashes happening per year in the United States, there is a significant chance that each of us will eventually become involved in one. Injuries suffered in car crashes can range from minor to severe and may even be life-threatening or result in fatalities. If you or someone you love has been involved in a car or truck crash in New York, no matter how minor, make sure to stay at the crash scene and document everything you can by taking photos or videos. Don’t admit fault at the scene, but answer any/all questions asked by law enforcement honestly.
Obtain contact info from other drivers, their license numbers and insurance information, as well as their license plate numbers, and, if possible, take photos of the crash scene and surrounding areas. Seek proper medical care as soon as possible, and document the care you receive. Maintaining good records of the accident and its consequences can help your attorney secure full and fair financial compensation for you in the aftermath of your accident.
Discussing your injuries and the crash with any insurance companies is never recommended. At least not until you’ve spoken with a West Babylon car crash attorney who can help you learn how to properly proceed in order to preserve your legal rights. A skilled car crash attorney can help you seek compensation for the following:
- Property damage/loss
- Past/anticipated medical/therapy costs
- Permanent disabilities
- Lost wages
- Lost earning capacity
- Emotional trauma
- Loss of employment damages
- Punitive damages
- Loss of consortium
- Loss of life enjoyment
More than 30,000 people are killed in car accidents each year in the United States. Severe and even fatal personal injuries can take place when motor vehicles are involved in collisions with other passenger vehicles. Many causes exist for car accidents, most of which are preventable and caused by the careless actions of negligent drivers. If you or someone you love have suffered injuries in a crash caused by driver negligence, it is in your best interest to contact a car crash lawyer as soon as possible.
At Metro Law, we can help you make a full financial recovery if you were injured by the actions of a negligent driver. You should not have to pay for the losses and damages that were imposed on you by another person’s negligent actions. You can reach our office by calling (800) 469-6476.