Niagara Falls, NY (July 21, 2020) – A traffic collision at the intersection of Ninth Street and Centre Avenue left two people injured, according to authorities. It took place around 10:30 a.m. on Monday morning, July 20th, in Niagara Falls.
Officials with the New York State Police say that they attempted to conduct a traffic stop in the 2200 block of Centre Avenue when the white Jeep Cherokee refused to pull over. The vehicle continued west and ran through traffic lights and stop signs before colliding with a Red Toyota Camry at the intersection with Ninth Street.
Emergency medical technicians arrived at the scene where they confirmed that two people in the Toyota were injured. The driver of the Jeep fled the scene on foot but was apprehended a short time later.
At this time, police have not provided any details on the extent of the injuries suffered in this collision. The driver of the Jeep is facing charges as the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in New York
According to officially recorded data from all across the state of New York, a total of over 1,150 people were tragically killed in New York car accidents back in 2011, alone. Extremely severe car crashes, which are often caused by the severely irresponsible actions of negligent and otherwise unfocussed drivers, tend to result in devastating wounds or death. Following an abrupt accident, it is absolutely crucial for all victims and their loved ones to thoroughly understand their most basic rights, especially when their suffering has been triggered by no fault of their own.
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