Manhattan, NY – E 96th St & FDR Dr Car Crash with Injuries

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Over 20 years of experience in Personal Injury.

Graduated from Brooklyn Law School: Juris Doctor, 2003.

Manhattan, NY - E 96th St & FDR Dr Car Crash with Injuries

Manhattan, NY (April 27, 2024) – There were confirmed injuries following a traffic accident in the Manhattan area on Saturday, April 27. The collision occurred at the corner of E. 96th Street & FDR Drive early that morning around 10:02 a.m. At least one person involved in the crash was hurt.

Emergency crews were quickly dispatched to render aid to the involved parties. At this time, the severity of the resulting injuries has not been determined. The injured parties were provided aid at the scene by attending medical personnel before being transferred to local hospitals for further support. The circumstances leading to the collision were not provided in the initial reports. No further information on the accident is currently available. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is in progress. 

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

New York Distracted Driving Crashes

Manhattan, NY - E 96th St & FDR Dr Car Crash with InjuriesEvery driver has the duty to keep their eyes on the road at all times. Unfortunately, with the increased usage of smartphones and other mobile devices in the United States, this is becoming less common on American roads. New York has a serious problem with distracted driving. Statistics show that the state has the ninth-worst rate of distracted driving in the country. Distracted driving was linked to 563 out of 4,785 road deaths in the state between 2017 and 2021, making up an estimated 13 percent of all traffic fatalities. Drivers who fail to pay attention to the road should be held responsible for their conduct in the event of a serious auto accident. 

Your very way of life can be on the line after a serious car accident. When you work with a qualified Manhattan personal injury lawyer, you will be in a much better position to pursue the full value of your case. The legal team at Isaacson, Schiowitz & Korson LLP is here to help you during this difficult time to make sure your legal rights are protected. Contact our offices today at (516) 774-3635 to get started on your case with the help of a skilled attorney. 

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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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