Manhattan, NY – Injuries in Car Accident at W 24th St & 8th Ave

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Manhattan, NY - Injuries in Car Accident at W 24th St & 8th Ave

Manhattan, NY (April 9, 2024) – A serious auto accident in the Manhattan area on Tuesday, April 9, required support from local paramedics. The incident was reported early that morning around 5:27 a.m. at the crossing of W. 24th Street and 8th Avenue. Reports revealed that two vehicles were involved in the crash. 

At least one person involved in the crash suffered injuries. Local reports revealed that one male victim was unconscious when emergency crews arrived. The injured parties were treated at the scene before being transferred to a local hospital for further treatment. The area was temporarily closed while emergency crews were present to render the necessary aid. No further information has been provided at this time. Local law enforcement officials are handling the ongoing accident investigation. 

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

Manhattan, NY - Injuries in Car Accident at W 24th St & 8th AveWhen a driver goes over the speed limit, they actively endanger everyone on the road, including themself. Speeding is a common contributing factor in catastrophic auto accidents in New York City, and many living across the boroughs engage in this careless driving behavior. Roughly 25 percent of road deaths in the country are attributable to speeding, with over 10,000 deaths involving high-speed crashes each year. Even more suffer life-changing injuries in these collisions. When you speed, you are less able to control your vehicle, and the distance needed to come to a full stop is increased significantly. If you are hurt by a careless driver and are not at fault, you can seek a full recovery by filing a personal injury claim with the help of a skilled attorney.

A car crash is never an easy experience. In a matter of seconds, you or someone close to you can be seriously hurt in a collision. The steps you take to achieve a full recovery are important during this difficult time. A qualified Manhattan car crash lawyer can help you navigate the complicated claims process to get you the recovery you deserve. If you are ready to get to work on your case, 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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