West Islip, NY – Injuries Occur Following Accident on McCall AveNY/NJ Legal News
West Islip, NY (August 26, 2019) – Several people were injured following a two-car accident on Sunday that resulted in one vehicle to become engulfed in fire in the aftermath of the accident. The accident occurred around 6:43 p.m. on August 25, at the intersection of Montauk Highway and McCall Avenue.
According to First Assistant Chief Michael Cooper of the West Islip Fire Department, it was confirmed upon arrival to the scene of the accident that a two-vehicle accident had occurred and that one of the vehicles had caught fire due to the collision.
Fire crews spent ten minutes working to bring the fire under control. Injuries were reported following the accident, though they were not deemed serious.
Police are continuing to investigate the accident at the time of this article’s posting.
Our thoughts are will the injured victims and their family. We hope for their full recovery.
Two-Vehicle Accidents in New York
According to data collected by the Department of Health, New Yorkers suffer roughly 12,093 hospitalizations related to injuries that came from car accidents. These hospital visits can cause great stress to victims from these vehicle accidents due to the bills that will come afterward and the healing that will need to take place following the treatment of these injuries. These injuries are particularly upsetting when they are caused by a negligent or distracted driver, and often, victims are lost as to what their next step might be. Fortunately, the help of a New York vehicle accident lawyer can help set them on the right path they need for healing, and it can allow these victims a chance to breathe following their accident.
At the offices of Metro Law, we have lawyers who have many years of experience helping clients just like you get the settlements they need to pay for their injuries and damages, which allows them to pay for their treatments and move past their accident. Our team of New York vehicle accident lawyers is eager and happy to help you in your legal battle, and they are ready to help you today. Pick up the phone and call us today at (937) 721-9984.
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.