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Flanders, NY – Injuries Follow Head-On Collision on CR-105

Flanders, NY (September 05, 2020) – A mother and her daughter, both residents of East Hampton, were critically injured when they were struck head-first by a drunk driver going the wrong way. Following the initial accident, the intoxicated driver then collided with a second vehicle head-on.

As stated by Southampton Town Police, on Friday, September 4th at around 9:20 p.m., several emergency calls were received concerning a multi-vehicle accident on County Road 105 between Riverside Drive and Flanders Road.

New York State Police and Southampton Town Police both reported to the crash site where they discovered that 28-year-old Edgar Juarez-Velasquez, a resident of Flanders, was driving his 2004 Ford against oncoming traffic in the southbound lane of Country Road 105 which resulted in a head-on collision with a 2009 Honda sedan. The Honda was being driven by 49-year-old Yanilsa Munoz, a resident of East Hampton. Police stated that Munoz and a teenage female passenger were trapped inside the vehicle due to the impact.

Juarez-Velasquez then struck a 2017 Toyota SUV driven by 31-year-old Juan Caal, also a resident of Flanders, head-on. The SUV caught fire upon impact. Caal was pulled to safety by the first officer on the scene.

An official with the Riverhead Volunteer Ambulance Corps said the teenager extricated from the Honda was Munoz’ 14-year-old daughter. The pair were airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital with critical injuries.

Caal and Juarez-Velasquez were taken to Peconic Bay Medical Center for treatment of injuries that were classified as non-life-threatening injuries. Juarez-Velasquez was also charged with driving while intoxicated.

The Southampton Town Police Department’s detective division worked with the New York State Police in accident reconstruction.

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Flanders, NY - Injuries Follow Head-On Collision on CR-105

A head-on collision, also known as a wrong-way collision, is the type of New York car accident that most often ends with critical injuries or fatalities. The force of this style of car accident was cited as the cause of almost 30% of all vehicular fatalities in New York in 2017. 

Being seriously injured in an accident of any kind can be a very disruptive, frightening, confusing, and overwhelming time in a person’s life. Make sure that if you are injured in an accident that was not your fault that you don’t have to fight the insurance companies on your own. You need a skilled injury attorney to be your advocate when handling the insurance companies to ensure that you receive the full and fair compensation you are entitled to for your New York injury accident. Call to speak with attorney Michael A. Rose today. 

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