Several People Injured In Car Accident Along Swartwood Hill Road In Erin
ERIN, NEW YORK (October 9, 2023) – Four people were injured in a Erin car accident along Swartwood Hill Road, according to the New York State Police.
Erin police officials are saying that the accident took place on Friday night. There was a car accident that resulted in a white passenger vehicle going off of the road.
Firefighters and paramedics were called to the scene in order to help all of the victims. Four people were taken to the hospital in order to receive treatment.
A full investigation remains ongoing.
Liability For Erin Car Accidents
Speeding is one of the major causes of car accidents in the United States. According to the NHTSA, “In 2020 there were an estimated 308,013 people injured (13% of total people injured) in speeding-related crashes. The number of speeding-related fatalities in 2020 increased by 17 percent from 2019, from 9,592 to 11,258.” Victims of car accidents tend to suffer very serious injuries including:
- Broken bones
- Head injuries
- Spinal cord injuries
Drivers are much more likely to lose control of their vehicle at higher speeds. Any person that is injured in a car accident may be able to seek some measure of justice through a bodily injury claim. Damages in a civil claim can help cover many of the expenses that can come with a serious collision. A car accident attorney can examine all of the unique facts of your case and let you know what your legal options are.
Investigating New York Car Accidents
We at Gersowitz Libo & Korek, P.C. extend our best wishes to all of the victims of this accident. It is our sincere hope that they will be able to make a full recovery. Any person that may have more information about what happened should reach out to police.
Have you or someone that you care about been injured in an Erin car accident? Our team of personal injury attorneys are here to help in any way that we can. We care deeply that accident victims get the justice and support that they are entitled to. Whether you just have legal questions or need any type of support we may be able to help. You can reach out to us anytime at (516) 908-9792.