Multiple People Injured In Rochester Semi-Truck Accident By Clinton Avenue and Avenue A
ROCHESTER, NEW YORK (April 6, 2020) – Multiple people were injured in a semi-truck accident near the intersection of Clinton Avenue and Avenue A.
New York Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 6:00 p.m. For reasons that remain under investigation a semi-truck collided with multiple vehicles.
Paramedics were called to the scene of the accident in order to help all of the victims. Neither drugs nor alcohol are believed to have played a role in the crash.
Liability In Rochester Car Accidents
There are a number of potential causes of semi-truck accidents. According to the FMCSA, “Fatigue, drinking alcohol, and speeding are major factors in motor vehicle crashes overall. Although their presence does not always result in a crash, these three factors, as well as other driver, vehicle, and environmental factors, can increase the risk that a crash will occur.” Victims of semi-truck accidents tend to suffer very serious injuries including:
- Broken bones
- Head trauma
- Organ damage
Any person that is injured in a truck accident 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. A truck accident attorney can examine all of the facts of your case and let you know what your legal options are.
Investigating A Rochester Semi-Truck Accident
Do you need more information about a semi-truck accident that took place in Rochester? Our team of personal injury attorneys are here to answer any questions that you may have. We are committed to making sure that accident victims are aware of their rights and that those rights are being protected. Whether you just have questions about the law or need more information about an accident we are here for you.