Gerry, NY (June 14, 2020) – Around 11 a.m. on Friday morning, June 12, a tractor-trailer accident with injuries took place in Gerry.
The accident occurred when a truck driver, identified as 43-year-old Michael Lacey, struck the rear end of a motor vehicle as it was making a turn into a driveway.
Both a driver and a passenger in the vehicle, identified as 51-year-old Amy Abers and 25-year-old Tyler Abers, were both taken to hospitals with injuries.
At this time, New York State Police continue their investigation into the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Truck Accidents in New York
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, truck accidents rose to peak levels in 2017. New York is no stranger to these horrific accidents that sometimes lead to life-altering and horrific results. Those involved in truck accidents are most likely to sustain catastrophic injuries due to the fact that they have few protections from these large vehicles. It is important that victims speak with a New York truck accident attorney immediately.
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