Staten Island, NY – Two Injured in Truck Crash on W Shore Expy at Victory Blvd

Staten Island, NY – Two Injured in Truck Crash on W Shore Expy at Victory Blvd

Staten Island, NY (May 22, 2020) – A truck crash on Friday morning, May 22nd, left two people injured in Staten Island. The accident was reported along the West Shore Expressway at around 8:50 a.m.

Police officials said that a large truck was traveling north along the expressway when it was involved in a crash at or near Victory Boulevard. The truck overturned during the incident and emergency crews were dispatched to the scene.

A spokesman for the Fire Department of New York said that two people were taken to Staten Island University Hospital in Ocean Breeze. All injuries were confirmed as non-life threatening.

The incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with the victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Truck Accidents in New York

Staten Island, NY – Two Injured in Truck Crash on W Shore Expy at Victory Blvd

According to a report filed by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, deaths caused by crashes involving large trucks rose to their highest levels in 2017. Truck accidents in New York are not unlike such collisions anywhere else in that they are recurrently fatal. Trucking accidents are often so serious because of the size, speed, and power of such vehicles combined with factors such as driver fatigue, poor vehicle maintenance, and other negligent motorists.

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