One Airlifted, Two Seriously Injured Following Head-On Collision In Cayuga County Along State Route 90 By Creek Road
CAYUGA COUNTY, NEW YORK (January 23, 2023) – Three people were injured in a Cayuga County head-on car accident along State Route 90 not far from Creek Road.
Cayuga County officials are saying that the collision took place around 5:20 p.m. on Thursday. A vehicle crossed into opposing lanes of traffic and hit another vehicle head-on.
Paramedics were called to the scene of the collision in order to help the victims. One person was airlifted and two people were taken to Strong Memorial Hospital with critical injuries.
A full investigation remains ongoing at this time.
Liability For Cayuga County Head-On Car Accidents
Head-on collisions are among the most dangerous accidents that a person can be involved in. They account for only about 2% of all collisions but over 10% of all traffic fatalities. The vast majority of head-on collisions are preventable and involve some amount of driver error. They tend to take place when drivers are speeding. Victims of car accidents often suffer very serious injuries including:
- Broken bones
- Head injuries
- Spinal cord injuries
The vast majority of head-on collisions are preventable and involve some amount of driver error. This may include speeding or not paying sufficient attention to the road ahead of them. Any person that is injured due to the negligent actions of another driver may have legal recourse through a civil claim. A personal injury attorney can examine all of the unique facts of your case and let you know what your legal options are.
Investigating New York Head-On Collisions
Have you or someone that you care about been injured in a Cayuga County head-on collision? You may have legal recourse. Our team of personal injury attorneys are here to help in any way that we can. We care deeply that accident victims get the support and resources that they are entitled to. Whether you just have legal questions or need any type of support we are here for you. You can reach out to us anytime at (516) 908-9792.