Staten Island, NY (January 13, 2020) – Traffic delays ensued following a traffic collision that took place Sunday night, January 12th, on the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge. The crash happened on the Brooklyn-bound upper-level of the bridge at an unspecified time.
According to officials with the New York City Fire Department, emergency rescue crews were dispatched to the scene to help the wounded parties. While injuries were confirmed as a result of the collision, there has been no information released in regard to the conditions of the victims.
One lane was blocked in both directions along the bridge as police began their investigation into the incident. No further details were reported.
Our thoughts are with the victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in New York
The most recent research that has been reported by authorities with the NYPD shows that around 316 people are killed in New York car accidents each and every year. Major collisions that are commonly triggered by the inattention or seriously negligent actions of drivers frequently end with utter devastation. Victims and their families are highly encouraged to retain awareness of their rights, as well as how to protect those rights, during such a challenging time.
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