Brooklyn, NY – Pileup Crash with Injuries on Brooklyn Queens Expy

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

Over 20 years of experience in Personal Injury.

Graduated from Brooklyn Law School: Juris Doctor, 2003.

Brooklyn, NY - Pileup Crash with Injuries on Brooklyn Queens Expy

Brooklyn, NY (April 11, 2024) – At least one person sustained injuries following a multi-vehicle collision in the Brooklyn area on Thursday, April 11. The crash was first reported early that morning around 5:41 a.m. on Brooklyn Queens Expressway near Exit 24. Local reports revealed that three vehicles were involved in the crash. 

Emergency responders were quickly dispatched to the scene to render aid to the involved parties. Those requiring further support were later hospitalized by ambulance. There were confirmed injuries at the scene, but the number and severity of the resulting injuries have not yet been determined. The area was closed for several hours while emergency crews were present. Tow trucks were needed to reopen the area to outside traffic. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is being managed by local law enforcement officials. 

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

High-Speed Collisions in New York

Brooklyn, NY - Pileup Crash with Injuries on Brooklyn Queens ExpyHistorically, speed has played a key role in overall roadway safety.  It can often determine the severity of a crash as well as the severity of any injuries that may follow. Speeding is a reckless driving behavior that is common in New York. In 2020, motor vehicle occupants accounted for over 53.8 percent of traffic deaths in the city, and speeding accounted for nearly 29 percent of road fatalities in the Big Apple. Thousands of people die in the United States each year as a result of the potentially deadly habit of speeding. The fact that high-speed crashes have been linked to almost one-third of all traffic deaths recorded in the country over the previous 20 years should come as no surprise. With the assistance of an experienced lawyer, you might be able to seek compensation if you or a loved one is unjustly injured in an automobile accident.

Your legal rights need to be upheld. A qualified Brooklyn personal injury lawyer can stand by your side during this difficult time. Contact the offices of Isaacson, Schiowitz & Korson LLP today at (516) 774-3635 to get started on your case. 

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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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