Several People Injured In Three Vehicle Car Accident Along Route 59 In Ramapo
ROCKLAND COUNTY, NEW YORK (February 2, 2023) – Multiple people were injured in a Ramapo collision between three vehicles along Route 59 by Airmont Road.
Rockland County officials are saying that the accident took place around 10:00 a.m. on Saturday. Route 59 was closed in both ways for several hours following the crash.
Multiple people were taken from the scene in a stretcher. The intersection where the crash took place is notorious for being extremely dangerous.
A full investigation into the Ramapo collision remains ongoing at this time.
Liability For Rockland County Car Accidents
There are a number of factors that could contribute to a car accident. According to the FMCSA, “Motor vehicle crashes are complex events. Usually they involve two or more vehicles. Elements that influence the occurrence of a crash may take place hours, days, or months before the crash. They include driver training and experience, vehicle design and manufacture, highway condition and traffic signaling, and weather conditions.” Victims of car accidents tend to suffer very serious and costly injuries including:
- Broken bones
- Head injuries
- Spinal cord injuries
In certain situation, a municipal entity in New York could be liable for a car accident. Counties and other government entities must maintain their roadways in a reasonably safe condition. They must correct roads that are in a dangerous condition when they are given actual or constructive notice of the dangerous condition. Any person that is injured in a car accident may have legal recourse through a bodily injury claim.
Investigating A Ramapo Car Accident
Have you or someone that you care about been injured in a Ramapo car accident? There are a number of laws designed to protect your rights. Our team of consumer safety advocates are here to answer any questions that you may have. We care deeply that accident victims are aware of their rights and that those rights are being protected. You can reach out to us anytime at (516) 908-9792.