Multiple People Injured In Cheumung Car Accident With Van Along Interstate 86
CHEUMUNG, NEW YORK (March 20, 2020) – Multiple people were injured in a car accident that took place along Interstate 86.
New York Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 3:45 p.m. For reasons that remain under investigation a van and a car collided.
Paramedics were called to the scene of the accident in order to help the victim. They were taken to the hospital in order to receive treatment.
Neither drugs nor alcohol are believed to have been involved in the crash.
Liability In Cheumung Car Accidents
Man accidents are caused by drivers that fail to operate their vehicles according to the prevailing conditions. According to New York Vehicle Code 1180, “No person shall drive a vehicle at a speed greater than is reasonable and prudent under the conditions and having regard to the actual and potential hazards then existing.” Victims of car accidents may have legal recourse through a bodily injury claim. Damages in a civil claim can help cover lost wages, medical bills and pain and suffering.
Investigating A Cheumung Car Accident
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