Early on Easter morning, a fatal wrong-way crash occurred on the New York State Thruway in the Hudson Valley, resulting in one person’s death and injuries to others. The New York State Police are investigating the incident involving a wrong-way driver of an Acura MDX traveling southbound in the northbound lane, colliding head-on with a Honda Civic.
The crash took place on I-87 northbound, near mile marker .48, at exit 1, Yonkers. Two individuals were injured and taken to local hospitals, while one person was pronounced dead during transportation. The police did not release any names or the vehicle type of the deceased or injured, and the cause of the accident remains under investigation. More information will be released by the authorities shortly.
Wrong-way accidents are severe car accidents that can be catastrophic for drivers, passengers, and other road users. Such accidents can happen due to several reasons, including impaired driving, lack of attention or familiarity with the roadway, or simply driver confusion.
In many cases, wrong-way accidents can be fatal, causing severe injuries or death to the victims. Unfortunately, these accidents are prevalent in Westchester County, NY, and the surrounding areas, leading to devastating consequences for victims and their families.
If you are a victim of a car accident in Westchester County, NY, it is vital to seek legal representation from a skilled and experienced personal injury lawyer like Norman Gershon. With over 30 years of experience, Mr. Gershon has helped numerous clients recover compensation for their injuries and damages caused by the negligence of others.
A car accident can leave you with a range of injuries, including broken bones, spinal cord injuries, brain injuries, and even permanent disability. You may also face significant medical bills, lost wages, and other financial losses due to the accident.
Therefore, it is crucial to have a legal team on your side that can help you navigate the complexities of the legal system and fight for your rights. With Mr. Gershon’s extensive experience and track record of success, you can rest assured that your case is in good hands.