Bronx, NY – One Killed, Another Hurt in Rollover on Bronx River Pkwy

Headshot of Jeremy Schiowitz
Written by Jeremy Schiowitz

Personal Injury Lawyer at Isaacson, Schiowitz & Korson, LLP.

Over 20 years of experience in Personal Injury.

Graduated from Brooklyn Law School: Juris Doctor, 2003.

Bronx, NY - One Killed, Another Hurt in Rollover on Bronx River Pkwy

Bronx, NY (April 19, 2024) – On Friday, April 19, one person was killed and another was injured after a rollover crash in the Bronx area. The deadly accident was reported on Bronx River Parkway early that morning around 9:16 a.m. Local reports revealed that the victims were traveling in a Jeep Grand Cherokee on the roadway when the vehicle overturned. 

The male driver was rounding a curve on the roadway when he hit a partition, causing the Jeep to overturn onto its side. A female passenger in the vehicle was ejected. The 30-year-old woman suffered fatal injuries and was later pronounced dead by attending emergency crews. The 34-year-old man driving the Jeep was hospitalized in critical condition. All lanes were temporarily closed as emergency crews were present. The identities of the involved parties have been withheld. No further information on the deadly accident is currently available. Local law enforcement officials are handling the ongoing crash investigation. 

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery. 

Deadly Rollover Accidents in New York

Bronx, NY - One Killed, Another Hurt in Rollover on Bronx River PkwyYou can never be fully ready for a catastrophic auto accident. Rollover crashes are known to leave victims with potentially fatal injuries in a matter of seconds. When a car rolls over, its occupants could easily be ejected, particularly if they are not restrained at the time of the crash. Rollovers are involved in roughly 30 percent of national traffic fatalities, even though they account for fewer than three percent of reported crashes. Unrestrained passengers were involved in most of these deaths. Deadly collisions are difficult experiences, and you need to do everything in your power to make sure the at-fault party is brought to justice. 

You need to be sure that you can pursue a successful claim after a deadly crash. An experienced Bronx wrongful death lawyer will be ready to fight for your full recovery. Contact the offices of Isaacson, Schiowitz & Korson LLP today at (516) 774-3635 to get started on your case. 

Notes: Our accident news pieces are compiled using secondary sources such as police and fire accident reports, news reports, newspaper articles, and first-person testimonies from accident witnesses. At Isaacson, Schiowitz & Korson LLP., we have not independently verified the information regarding these accidents. If you believe any information provided is inaccurate, please contact our firm immediately for correction. Additionally, if you wish to have a post removed from our website, please inform us, and we will comply with your request.

Disclaimers: To promote safety and prevent tragic accidents, we urge individuals in our community to drive slowly and cautiously. This news article is not intended as a solicitation for business. Any information provided should not be considered professional medical or legal advice. Additionally, please note that the photo used in this post is not from the location of the collision.

Previous PostNext Post