- July 21, 2022
- Barnes Admin
Long Island, NY – A two-car accident occurred on Sunrise Highway on Thursday, July 21, 2022.
According to police, Stephanie Vilien-Morisseau was driving a 2007 Nissan Altima when the vehicle’s tire blew out causing her to swerve across lanes and collide with a 2016 Dodge Ram, driven by William Florenzo. Both drivers were taken to the hospital with injuries. Suffolk County Police Fifth Squad are investigating the crash.
Over three million people are injured in car accidents each year in the United States. In any car accident, those injured should have their investigative team evaluate all aspects surrounding the collision. This includes reviewing:
- Police accident reports
- Driver accident history
- Any testing of driver for drugs and alcohol
- Any history of driver with drugs and alcohol
- All eyewitness accounts of the accident
- Timing of traffic signals
- Any video evidence of the crash
- Accident history at this intersection
- Inspection of roadway conditions
- Evaluation if pavement markings are clear and up to code
Car Accident Attorneys
At The Barnes Firm, our experienced and highly trained car accident attorneys have helped many clients injured in car accidents get the best result possible and have found some common causes of car accidents include:
- Texting and driving
- Distracted driving
- Alcohol or drug involvement
- Inexperienced driving
- Aggressive driving
If you or a loved one has been injured in a car accident, contact an experienced car accident attorney at The Barnes Firm today. From the first phone conversation through to the final settlement, the team of attorneys at The Barnes Firm will work hard for you every step of the way.
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