Brooklyn, NY (July 12, 2020) – Two teens lost their lives in a fatal crash that took place at an intersection in Brooklyn.
The accident happened at 8:15 p.m. at the intersection of Aviation Road and Flatbush Avenue near the area of the Floyd Bennett Field. The crash involved two vehicles, which collided head-on.
A 17-year-old female and an 18-year-old male were taken to a local hospital but passed away while there. Five more people were hospitalized due to their injuries. Two of these victims are in critical condition.
The accident remains under investigation by the police.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the families of the deceased victims at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Accidents in New York
Motor vehicle accidents in New York lead to hundreds to thousands of fatalities each year. In fact, these accidents are accountable for approximately 1.6 deaths out of every 100,000 people in New York in one year’s time. Many accidents turn fatal when they involve reckless acts such as distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. Losing somebody close to you in an accident can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. It is essential that you and your family speak with a wrongful death attorney in New York if you have lost a loved one in an accident that was not their fault.
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