South Beach, Staten Island, NY (August 21, 2019) – One person suffered injuries in a car accident with a motorcycle that took place on Tuesday afternoon, August 20. The collision happened at approximately 1:05 p.m. along Capodanno Boulevard near Sand Lane in the South Beach neighborhood of Staten Island.
Officials with the local fire department were initially responding to a call concerning an injured pedestrian when they arrived to find a damaged motorcycle and injured rider. The victim was immediately transported to Staten Island University Hospital in Ocean Breeze.
The victim suffered injuries that were not specified. The cause of the collision is under investigation and no further information was released.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents with Injuries in New York
According to research, 154 people lost their lives as the result of New York motorcycle accidents last year. Motorcycle accidents account for 15% of all motor vehicle-related deaths across the state, and many more are the cause of injuries ranging from minor to catastrophic. It is important to understand that you may likely have significant rights after being the victim of someone else’s negligent behavior.
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