Brooklyn, NY – Car Accident with Injuries at Flatbush Ave & Lincoln Rd

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Brooklyn, NY - Car Accident with Injuries at Flatbush Ave & Lincoln Rd

Brooklyn, NY (May 4, 2024) – At least one person was hurt following a traffic accident in the Brooklyn area on Saturday, May 4. The accident was reported early that morning around 3:47 a.m. at the intersection of Flatbush Avenue and Lincoln Road. Local reports revealed that two vehicles collided at the scene. 

Emergency responders were sent to the scene after being notified of a serious collision with injuries. The injured parties were treated by attending medical personnel before being transported to a local hospital for further support. There were confirmed injuries at the scene, but the number and severity of the resulting injuries have not been determined. The area was closed for several hours until tow trucks were able to clear the resulting debris. No further information on the accident is currently available. Local law enforcement officials are handling the ongoing crash investigation. 

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Distracted Driving Accidents in New York

Brooklyn, NY - Car Accident with Injuries at Flatbush Ave & Lincoln RdWhen a driver is careless, it affects everyone around them. Unfortunately, it does not take a long journey to see someone driving while distracted by their phone at a red light or stop sign. One of the several reckless driving practices for which New Yorkers are infamous is driver distraction, which is also one of the primary causes of major collisions in the city. Data from 2022 alone show that 28,753 vehicles in New York were engaged in crashes involving inattentive driving. Over 3,000 people nationwide lose their lives as a result of distracted driving each year, and texting while driving has become increasingly common on American roads. If you or a loved one is gravely injured in an accident, an experienced lawyer can help you maintain your legal rights by assisting you in pursuing a strong claim for compensation.

It can be difficult to navigate the complicated legal process on your own after a serious crash. A competent Brooklyn personal injury lawyer will be ready to help you during this difficult time. Contact the offices of Isaacson, Schiowitz & Korson LLP today at (516) 774-3635. 

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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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