West Babylon, NY – Two Killed in Wrong-Way Accident on Route 109 near Platt Ave
West Babylon, NY (February 22, 2023) – Two people lost their lives after a wrong-way accident in West Babylon on Wednesday, February 22.
Reports show a 63-year-old male driving a 2005 Chevrolet at approximately 9:38 a.m. headed east in the westbound lanes of Route 109 was involved in a collision with a 2021 BMW X3 headed west.
A passenger present in the BMW along with the driver of the Chevrolet both lost their lives in the collision. The driver of the BMW, identified as a 49-year-old from Centereach, was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital with injuries.
The westbound lanes of the roadway were closed while the crash scene was occupied by first responders. Police in West Babylon continue to investigate.
Our thoughts are with those involved in this auto accident.
We want to offer our condolences to the families of the deceased victims.
New York Car Accidents
It can be painful and scary to suffer injuries in a serious car accident. You may be in a lot of pain, stuck in the hospital while the bills continue to pile up against you. Medical bills, vehicle repair costs, missed paychecks, and more may be weighing on your mind as you undergo invasive, expensive, and exhausting medical procedures so you can recover from your injuries.
A situation like this is never easy, and someone who finds themselves with injuries caused by another person’s negligent actions should contact an attorney. A lawyer can help you get the money you need to pay for the care you need to recover, as well as other damages you may be dealing with in relation to your accident.
Call Metro Law to speak with a personal injury attorney in West Babylon who can help you learn more about your right toward financial compensation. Negligent driving has become a serious issue in the United States. In New York, hundreds of thousands of auto accidents happen per year. Over half of these are caused by negligent drivers. Distraction, intoxication, fatigue, and speeding cause thousands of accidents per year that end in injuries and fatalities.
If you have recently lost a loved one in a negligently caused accident, you deserve to be compensated for funeral costs, wage loss, pain, suffering, emotional turmoil, and more. Losing someone you love in an untimely and unjustified manner can be one of the most difficult things you will ever go through. Though little can be done to make a situation like this any easier, an attorney can help you get financial compensation to help pay for some of the losses you may have experienced. A wrongful death lawyer in West Babylon can help you file a wrongful death claim for compensation that may make your life easier.
Contact Metro Law at (800) 460-6476 to see how we can help you.