Islip, NY (November 22, 2021) – One man was killed in a two-vehicle accident that also left five others injured on Sunday evening, November 21st. The fatal crash was reported in the town of Islip around 7:34 p.m.
According to the New York State Police, a Dodge Charger occupied by four people collided with a Ford Focus in the southbound lanes of the Robert Moses Causeway. The impact of the collision forced the Dodge to overturn along the roadway.
Crews arrived at the scene where one passenger in the Dodge, identified as 23-year-old Allen Boston, of West Babylon, was taken to a hospital. He was pronounced deceased a short time later. The other three occupants of that vehicle were also transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Both the driver and sole passenger of the Ford were taken to a nearby hospital to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries. The driver of the Dodge, identified as 23-year-old Michael Lupo, of North Babylon, was later arrested and charged with Driving While Intoxicated.
Few other details are available as the accident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Allen Boston at this time. Our thoughts are with everyone who has been affected by this tragedy. We understand that there is absolutely nothing more devastating than the unexpected loss of a family member, especially if the accident that took their life could have been avoided in any way possible.
Our wrongful death lawyer in Islip is available 24 hours a day to answer all of your questions concerning the fatal car accident that claimed the life of your loved one. Call 1-888-657-1460 to be connected with our New York wrongful death lawyer today. You will be provided with a free case evaluation, a complimentary copy of the police accident report, and the assurance that your legal rights will be protected.
Car Accidents in New York
New York car accidents were shown to be liable for the fatalities of about 5.6 per 100,000 New Yorkers each and every year. According to local researchers, this information means that on average, no less than 1,098 deaths are triggered by severe car wrecks on an annual basis. Many collisions are the immediate consequences of negligent drivers, and just about every injury result in high costs for the victims and their families.
After losing a loved one in a careless, reckless, or otherwise negligent New York car accident by no fault of the victim, it may feel like no amount of compensation could make you feel complete again. While it is true that no financial restitution can ever fully make up for your losses, filing a wrongful death claim against the responsible party or parties can go a long way toward helping you find some semblance of peace again.
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