Four People Injured In Watertown Car Accident On State Street
WATERTOWN, NEW YORK (March 22, 2020) – At least four people were injured in a car accident that took place along State Street.
New York Police Department officials are saying that the collision took place in the evening. For reasons that remain under investigation an SUV rear ended another SUV.
The second SUV then careened off the road and hit a house. Paramedics were called to the scene of the collision in order to help all of the victims.
An investigation into the cause of the crash remains ongoing.
Liability In Watertown Car Accidents
Many car accidents are due to drivers that are speeding. 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.” Good drivers are supposed to maintain a safe distance with the vehicle ahead of them. Any person that is injured in a car accident may have legal recourse through a bodily injury claim. Damages can help cover lost wages, medical bills and pain and suffering.
Investigating A Watertown Car Accident
Do you need more information about an accident that took place in New York. 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.