Curry motor vehicle accident

Motor vehicle accident are a common thing in the United States. Many people suffer serious injuries, or even die, in these accidents every year. Fortunately, Golden State Warrior, Steph Curry, avoided injury in a motor vehicle accident Friday morning.

More details of the accident:

Vehicular mayhem occurred in Oakland, California on Friday morning. Steph Curry was driving his Black Porsche on State Route 24, when a Lexus driver lost control of his car and struck Curry’s Porsche, said the CHP (California Highway Patrol).

What Else?

Curry decided to stop in the centre median to wait for officers to arrive. In the meantime, before officers could arrive at the scene, a Honda Civic driver lost control, veering into the median, then crashed into the wall and the Porsche’s rear, said Herman Baza, a California Highway Patrol Officer.

According to reports, everyone involved in this motor vehicle accident, involving multiple vehicles, was wearing safety belts. This helped Curry, and the drivers of the other two cars, escape injury.

Who is to blame for this accident?

According to the CHP report, the video of Steph Curry’s car crash is now available to the public. CHP didn’t detect any impairment and no one has been arrested for the accident.

The inclement weather has been deemed responsible for causing this multi-vehicle accident.

More Articles:

Common Injuries Auto Accident Victims Suffer

Five Deaths in Multiple Vehicle Crash on Long Island Involve a Stolen 2018 Chevy Camaro

According to the experienced personal injury lawyers in Brooklyn, pain and suffering is one of the most important components of every accident case. Most personal injury accident victims may not be familiar with it. It greatly affects the amount of money you receive as compensation for your accident and the personal injuries you suffered.

What Exactly is Pain and Suffering?

It is actually the pain and other problems you go through due to an accident caused by someone else’s negligence. Experienced personal injury lawyers in Brooklyn take many things into consideration to determine accident victims’ damages, among them, pain and suffering. Examples of damages are as follows:

  • Physical Pain
  • Mental Pain
  • Loss of Income
  • Loss of Earning Capacity
  • Expenditure on Medical Services/Treatment

What is Physical Pain and Suffering?

It is the pain you experience due to the injuries you are suffering because of your accident. In such a scenario, experienced personal injury lawyers in Brooklyn take a number of crucial factors into consideration to determine your physical discomfort. For example:

  • The pain and discomfort your body has already gone through.
  • The pain and discomfort your body is currently enduring.
  • Detrimental effects your injuries may cause in the future.
  • Financial issues you or your family will have to go through because of the medical expenses you pay to heal your body.

 What is Mental Pain and Suffering?

Mental pain and suffering is the outcome of an accident victim’s bodily injuries. Such a thing is easily capable of affecting an accident victim’s life negatively in many ways. This is why experienced personal injury lawyers look at many things to determine the way your quality of life could be affected. For example:

  • Mental Anguish
  • Depression
  • Emotional Distress
  • Loss of Enjoyment in Life
  • Fear
  • Anger
  • Humiliation
  • Anxiety
  • Shock
  • Mood Swings
  • Dysfunction of Bodily Organs
  • Lack of Energy

The list doesn’t end here either.

Many personal injury accident victims suffer both physical and mental effects from their injuries. These effects change their life in many ways. If you are one of those facing these problems and want to seek the compensation you think you deserve as a result of someone else’s negligence, we could be the right legal team to depend on.

The Law Firm of Vaughn, Weber & Prakope, PLLC is a group of experienced personal injury lawyers in Brooklyn, Queens, Nassau County, Suffolk County, Long Island, Staten Island, New York, Manhattan and Bronx.

More Articles :

Personal Injury

Two Vital Points to Consider before Filing a Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

Key Things to Know about getting Personal Injury Compensation

On December 10, 2018, in Personal Injury, by John A. Weber IV, ESQ.

Personal injuries are one of the possible setbacks suffered by accident victims. Such injuries can be devastating for the victim, as well as for their family, in many ways. According to experienced personal injury lawyers in Queens, such injuries are the result of motor vehicle accidents, medical malpractice, slip and fall accidents, animal bites, assault and battery, construction accidents, or any type of negligence or intentional or unintentional wrongdoing.

In case you or someone in your family has suffered personal injuries due to reasons mentioned earlier, you may think about filing a personal injury claim against the party you think is guilty. But experienced personal injury lawyers in Queens suggest you familiarise yourself with some key things first. For example:

  • Were you at fault for the accident?
  • Do you have serious injuries?
  • Are your injuries a result of the accident?
  • Is there another source to recover from (i.e. worker’s compensation, etc.).
  • The amount of compensation to expect in a personal injury case.


To answer these questions and any others that you may have, you should consult with an attorney. This is where the Law Firm of Vaughn, Weber & Prakope, PLLC, a group of experienced personal injury lawyers in Queens, Brooklyn, Nassau County, New York, Long Island, Manhattan, Long Island, Bronx and Staten Island can help you significantly.

More Articles:

Punitive Damages for DWI that causes Injury

Hit and Run

Four Teens Injured in a Multi-Vehicle Crash in Long Island

On December 4, 2018, in Motor Vehicle Accident, by John A. Weber IV, ESQ.

Car Accident in Long Island

At least four teenagers suffered injuries because of a motor vehicle accident in Long Island this Wednesday. One of the injured teens had to be airlifted to a nearby hospital.

More details about the accident:

This accident happened on Wednesday afternoon about 3:40 p.m. at Elmont Road and Dutch Broadway, resulting in injuries to the four teenagers. According to the police, it was a head-on-collision between four vehicles.

The impact and intensity of the collision were so powerful that one of the cars involved in the accident ricocheted towards the sidewalk and struck victims near the corner of the two roads in Elmont.

What about the victims?

According to the police, the list of victims includes three teenage females and one teenage boy. All of them being sophomores who were on their way home after school.

The authorities report that two injured girls were rushed to an area hospital. One of them had to be airlifted in critical condition. The injuries suffered by the other two are said to be non-life-threatening injuries.

We will keep readers posted with the latest relevant updates.

More Articles:

Passenger Injured in Motor Vehicle Accident

Common Injuries Auto Accident Victims Suffer

The information you obtain at this site is not, nor is it intended to be, legal advice. You should consult an attorney for individual advice regarding your own situation. This website is Attorney Advertising. It does not form an attorney-client relationship. We are a debt relief agency and a law firm that helps people file for bankruptcy relief under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code – Title 11. Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome. Proudly assisting residents of Long Island, Nassau county, Suffolk county, New York City, Queens, Brooklyn, Bronx, Staten Island, Manhattan
Copyright 2018-2019 The Law Firm of Vaughn & Weber, PLLC All Rights Reserved