Staten Island, NY (September 19, 2019) – Heavy traffic delays followed a motor vehicle accident with injuries late Wednesday afternoon, September 18th. Police stated that the accident happened around 5:45 p.m. along the southbound lanes of the West Shore Expressway near Victory Boulevard.
Authorities responded to the crash site along with officials from the FDNY. EMS at the scene worked hard to assist the injured victims and transported one person to Richmond University Medical Center in West Brighton.
A spokesman for the FDNY confirmed crash but did not elaborate on the severity of the victims’ injuries. The cause of the accident is under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Car Accidents in New York
According to reports filed by the NYPD, over 45,000 people were hurt or killed in New York car accidents during 2018. Unfortunately, traffic collisions which involve large vehicles such as a truck or bus tend to be severely injurious or even fatal. While it can be terribly difficult, it is essential for victims to know that they may have serious rights moving forward.
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