Queens, NY – Car Crash Ends in Injuries at Astoria Blvd N & 72nd St

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Queens, NY - Car Crash Ends in Injuries at Astoria Blvd N & 72nd St

Queens, NY (April 10, 2024) – At least one person was hurt following a traffic accident in the Queens area on Wednesday, April 10. The accident was reported early that morning around 8:15 a.m. at the intersection of Astoria Boulevard N. and 72nd Street. 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 Crashes in New York

Queens, NY - Car Crash Ends in Injuries at Astoria Blvd N & 72nd StA driver’s negligent actions can impact everyone around them. Sadly, it doesn’t take a long drive to witness a driver distracted by their phone when at a stop sign or red light. Driver distraction is one of the many careless behaviors that New York drivers are notorious for, and it is among the main causes of significant collisions in the city. Statistics for 2022 alone indicate that 28,753 cars were involved in distracted driving accidents across New York. Distracted driving results in the deaths of over 3,000 people each year across the country, and texting while driving has rapidly spread across American roadways. A skilled attorney can assist you in pursuing a compelling claim for compensation to ensure that your legal rights are upheld if you or someone close to you is seriously hurt in a crash. 

The legal team at Isaacson, Schiowitz & Korson LLP is here to help you in the difficult aftermath of a collision. You should not be alone during this difficult time. A qualified Queens personal injury lawyer is ready to fight for your full and fair recovery. Contact our offices 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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