Queens, NY – Car Crash Ends in Injuries on Van Wyck Expy

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Queens, NY - Car Crash Ends in Injuries on Van Wyck Expy

Queens, NY (April 20, 2024) – There were confirmed injuries following a car crash in the Queens area on Saturday, April 20. The collision was reported early that morning around 3:53 a.m. on Van Wyck Expressway near Exit 4. Two vehicles collided at the scene. 

Emergency crews were rushed to the scene to render the necessary aid to the involved parties. A black Camry and a silver Nissan were involved in the accident. Emergency crews were rushed to the scene to render aid to the involved parties. Ambulances were available to transport the crash victims to local hospitals for further support. The number and severity of the resulting injuries have not been determined at this time. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is being managed by local authorities, and more information will be provided as it progresses. 

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

Distracted Driving Accidents in New York

Queens, NY - Car Crash Ends in Injuries on Van Wyck ExpyWhen a driver is careless, it affects everyone around them. Unfortunately, it does not take long to see someone driving while distracted by their phone at a red light or stop sign. One of the several reckless driving practices for which New Yorkers are infamous is driver distraction, which is also one of the primary causes of major collisions in the city. Data from 2022 alone show that 28,753 vehicles in New York were engaged in crashes involving inattentive driving. Over 3,000 people nationwide lose their lives as a result of distracted driving each year, and texting while driving has become increasingly common on American roads. If you or a loved one is gravely injured in an accident, an experienced lawyer can help you maintain your legal rights by assisting you in pursuing a strong claim for compensation.

You should do everything possible to strengthen your claim in the event of a serious crash. When you work with a trained Queens personal injury lawyer, you will be in a better position to pursue your case. Contact the legal team 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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