Manhattan, NY – Injury MTA Bus Accident at E 9th St & 3rd Ave

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Manhattan, NY - Injury MTA Bus Accident at E 9th St & 3rd Ave

Manhattan, NY (March 21, 2024) – There were confirmed injuries after a collision in the Manhattan area on Thursday morning, March 21. The accident was reported early that morning at around 8:44 a.m. at the corner of E. 9th Street and 3rd Avenue. Local reports revealed that an MTA bus was involved in a crash with another vehicle. 

Emergency crews were dispatched to provide aid to the involved parties. The area was temporarily closed while paramedics and first responders were at the scene. The injured parties were treated by attending medical personnel before being transferred to a local hospital. The area was temporarily closed while emergency units were present. Tow trucks were dispatched to clear the site of the resulting debris. No further information has been provided at this time. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the accident is in progress. 

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

Transit Bus Crashes in New York

Manhattan, NY - Injury MTA Bus Accident at E 9th St & 3rd AveWhen you ride a transit bus, you want to assume you are safe. However, no matter what type of vehicle you are traveling in, a crash can happen at almost any time. Many residents of New York use public transportation in order to get around. Statistics show that there are more than 60,000 crashes involving buses in the United States each year. While the majority of these accidents end in property damage, hundreds are killed and thousands are injured annually in these crashes. An estimated 14,000 people are injured in transit bus accidents nationwide. If you or someone close to you is hurt on New York roads, you need to consult with a trained attorney as soon as possible to get started on your recovery. 

It can be overwhelming to handle the aftermath of a serious car wreck on your own. When you work closely with a trained Manhattan bus crash lawyer, you will be able to pursue the strongest case possible. The legal team at Isaacson, Schiowitz & Korson LLP will be by your side at every stage of your claim. If you are prepared to get to work on your personal injury claim, contact us 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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