Bronx, NY – Two Killed in Collision at Fordham Rd & Jerome Ave

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Bronx, NY - Two Killed in Collision at Fordham Rd & Jerome Ave

Bronx, NY (April 13, 2024) – Two people were killed and three others were injured after a car accident in the Bronx area on Saturday, April 13. The crash was reported underneath the number 4 train station at the corner of Fordham Road and Jerome Avenue early that morning around 4 a.m. Local reports revealed that a BMW and a Nissan Rogue collided at the scene. 

Emergency crews were rushed to the scene to provide the necessary aid. The impact caused the BMW to crash into a column of the train line. The 23-year-old driver and an unidentified male passenger in the BMW suffered fatal injuries in the collision. Three people traveling in the Nissan were also hurt. They were transported to St. Barnabas Hospital for treatment of sustained injuries. No further information on the accident is currently available. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is being managed by local law enforcement officials. 

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

Deadly Car Crashes in New York

Bronx, NY - Two Killed in Collision at Fordham Rd & Jerome AveIf you are involved in a car accident, you could easily suffer injuries that could change your entire life. Every year, over six million auto accidents are reported across the United States, leaving over 40,000 people dead and over two million permanently injured. The state of New York remains the top destination for fatalities and catastrophic injuries caused by automobile accidents. Data indicates that in 2022, there were over 100,508 recorded car crashes in New York City, and nearly 38 percent of collisions across the Big Apple that year resulted in fatalities. If someone close to you is killed in a crash, you may be able to pursue a wrongful death claim with the help of a skilled lawyer. 

A deadly crash can be difficult to manage on your own. When you work with a trained Bronx wrongful death lawyer, you will be able to get the best possible outcome for your case. Contact the offices of Isaacson, Schiowitz & Korson LLP at (516) 774-3635 to get started on your claim. 

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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.

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