Brooklyn Car Accident Lawyer
Brooklyn car accident statistics
Brooklyn is the largest borough in New York City. More than 2,565,635 people live in Brooklyn. Many Brooklyn car accidents occur on Brooklyn’s busy streets and expressways.
Several major expresses include the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway, the Gowanus Expressway, the Prospect Expressway, New York State Route 27, the Belt Parkway, and the Jackie Robinson Parkway.
Major streets where Brooklyn car accidents occur include include, Atlantic Avenue, Fourth Avenue, 86th Street, Kings Highway, Bay Parkway, Ocean Parkway, Eastern Parkway, Linden Boulevard, McGuiness Boulevard, Flatbush Avenue, Pennsylvania Avenue, and Bedford Avenue.
Courthouses in the Brooklyn
Brooklyn car accident cases are litigated in the Kings County Supreme Court. This is there you file your lawsuits, argue motions, and try cases.
The Kings County Supreme Courthouse is located at 360 Adams Street, Brooklyn, New York 11201.
Where to report your Brooklyn car accident
If you are involved in a car accident call 911 immediately. The operators will transfer your call to the local police.
The New York City Policy Department has four precincts in Brooklyn :
- 60th Precinct (718) 946-3311 2951 West 8th Street
- 61st Precinct (718) 627-6611 2575 Coney Island Avenue
- 62nd Precinct (718) 236-2611 1925 Bath Avenue
- 63rd Precinct (718) 258-4411 1844 Brooklyn Avenue
- 66th Precinct (718) 851-5611 5822 16th Avenue
- 67th Precinct (718) 287-3211 2820 Snyder Avenue
- 68th Precinct (718) 439-4211 333 65th Street
- 69th Precinct (718) 257-6211 9720 Foster Avenue
- 70th Precinct (718) 851-5511 154 Lawrence Avenue
- 71st Precinct (718) 735-0511 421 Empire Boulevard
- 72nd Precinct (718) 965-6311 830 4th Avenue
- 73rd Precinct (718) 495-5411 1470 East New York Avenue
- 75th Precinct (718) 827-3511 1000 Sutter Avenue
- 76th Precinct (718) 834-3211 191 Union Street
- 77th Precinct (718) 735-0611 127 Utica Avenue
- 78th Precinct (718) 636-6411 65 6th Avenue
- 79th Precinct (718) 636-6611 263 Tompkins Avenue
- 81st Precinct (718) 574-0411 30 Ralph Avenue
- 83rd Precinct (718) 574-1605 480 Knickerbocker Avenue
- 84th Precinct (718) 875-6811 301 Gold Street
- 88th Precinct (718) 636-6511 298 Classon Avenue
- 90th Precinct (718) 963-5311 211 Union Avenue
- 94th Precinct (718) 383-3879 100 Meserole Avenue
Recent Brooklyn car accident settlements and jury verdicts
Below are several Brooklyn car accident settlements and jury verdicts. These are all reported, to let a victim have a realistic expectation of what they should be able to receive:
- MCARTHUR v. LOPEZ: $157,000.00 Jury Verdict. McArthur was hit from the rear and suffered cartilage and ligament damage to her right knee. A jury awarded McArthur $157,000.00
- Jenkins v. Kumar: Jury Verdict $24,000.00. Jenkins was stopped at LaGuardia airport when her car was rear ended by a taxi. She suffered unspecified personal injuries. A jury awarded her $24,000.00 for past pain and suffering.
We will also update our personal injury blog with cases of interest.