Westbury, NY – Several Injured in Multi-Car Accident on Jericho Turnpike near Roxbury Rd

Westbury, NY – Several Injured in Multi-Car Accident on Jericho Turnpike near Roxbury Rd

Westbury, NY (February 13, 2023) – Several people sustained injuries in a car crash that happened between multiple vehicles on Saturday afternoon, February 11. Reports show the incident took place at approximately 1:30 p.m. 

Police, paramedics, and firefighters responded to the crash scene located on Jericho Turnpike near Roxbury Road. A 2005 Mercedes sedan driven by a 24-year-old man collided with a 2017 Volkswagen sedan driven by a 31-year-old woman. 

The incident caused the Mercedes to overturn. Witnesses removed the driver from the vehicle, who was transported to an area hospital with injuries. The Volkswagen driver was transported to a hospital for evaluation. 

Three passengers present in the Volkswagen, identified as a 5-year-old, an 8-year-old, and a 31-year-old man, were evaluated by paramedics at the scene. The man was taken to the hospital with injuries. 

The children did not sustain any injuries in the crash. Additionally, a 2010 Mercedes Sedan driven by a 19-year-old man crashed into the curb after attempting to avoid the crash. The driver, along with two other passengers, were transported to the hospital for complaints of pain. 

Authorities in Westbury continue to investigate the details of the crash. 

We hope for the full recovery of those with injuries. 

New York Car Accidents

Westbury, NY - Several Injured in Multi-Car Accident on Jericho Turnpike near Roxbury RdA car accident can change your life forever. Sadly, thousands of collisions occur per month in the state of New York that end in injuries for those involved. We see countless people sent to the hospital with internal organ damage, traumatic brain injuries, and even severe compound fractures. After sustaining injuries in a car crash, you may have to spend time out of work in order to recover. In addition to losing wages from being unable to work, you will most likely face financial problems related to medical expenses and more.

After being injured in an accident, you may be able to file a personal injury claim to recover financial compensation for your damages. Some of the most common damages awarded to crash victims include:

  • Medical Bills: You may be eligible to recover financial compensation for medical bills that result from your injuries. This may include doctor’s appointments, surgeries, and any treatment you require following your crash. If your injuries require long-term medical care, you may be compensated for the cost of this as well. This can include therapy, rehabilitation, and more.
  • Lost Wages: If you can’t immediately return to work due to your injuries, you may be able to recover lost wages. This can include lost wages from time off work as well as future lost earnings if your injuries have caused long-term damage.
  • Pain and Suffering: You may also be able to be compensated for pain and suffering, including both emotional and physical pain caused by the crash. 
  • Other Damages: In some cases, you may also be able to recover other damages, such as loss of future earnings and property damage.

At Metro Law, our experienced and dedicated legal advocates are here to help you get the justice you deserve. With over forty years of experience representing victims in New York, our Westbury car accident lawyers have helped countless people get the compensation they deserve during trying times. If you or someone you know has been affected by a car accident, contact us today for your free consultation at 800-469-6476.

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 identify any false information in the story or want the post 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. We hope awareness of these dangers allows our community to take precautions and avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business. This information is not 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.