Car accident

Drowsy driving

On July 8th an Ulster County man was traveling on 9W in Saugerties when he fell asleep at the wheel. His 2009 pickup truck drifted into oncoming traffic, hitting two cars head on.

One of the vehicles was carrying four children. While each vehicle involved was severely damaged, there was only one injury that required hospitalization. Drowsy driving is extremely dangerous and as Friday’s crash demonstrates, can quickly become deadly.

Fatal Middletown Tractor Trailer Crash

Police are still investigating a tragic accident that resulted in multiple fatalities on Wednesday, June 1st. According to authorities a 29 year old woman driver, her 9 year old daughter, another adult, and two dogs were traveling on Interstate 84 in Middletown, New York when their vehicle ran out of gas.

Mt.Beacon Crash

On Friday, May 20th the vice president of a tech and operations company miraculously survived a serious crash while descending from a job site on Mt. Beacon. He was attempting to navigate down steep and rugged terrain when he suddenly lost control of his jeep and plummeted some 65 feet into a creek.

Injured woman with surgical collar and broken arm

Many people are injured in car accidents every day. While these injuries vary in severity depending on the specific circumstances of the accident, there are some injuries that can be incurred in car accidents that are more common than others. If you or someone you know has been injured in a car accident, contact the law office of Finkelstein and Partners, LLP today.