Queens, NY (June 13, 2021) – A man was arrested and is facing multiple charges including driving under the influence following an early-morning car accident in Queens that left a man dead.
The accident took place at about 3:50 a.m. on Sunday, June 13th, when a 47-year-old man driving a Toyota Rav4 southbound near the intersection of Eliot Avenue and Fresh Pond Road was struck by an eastbound Ford Explorer.
The man was located by responders unresponsive and unconscious inside his vehicle after the crash and was transported to Wyckoff Heights Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.
The driver of the Ford Explorer was transported to NYC Health + Hospital Elmhurst for evaluation and was placed in custody.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the victim at this time. Our thoughts are with everyone who has been affected by this tragedy. We understand that there is absolutely nothing more devastating than the unexpected loss of a family member, especially if the accident that took their life could have been avoided in any way possible.
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Car Accidents in Queens
During the course of any given year, nearly 2.5 million car crashes happen at signaled and unsignaled intersections in the United States. Distracted drivers, intersections that connect streets with high-speeds, speeding drivers, and drivers behaving dangerously all play a role in the large percentage of severe New York car accidents that occur at intersections.
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