One Dead, Others Injured in Crash on Staten Island


STATEN ISLAND, NY – 47-year-old Aureliano Garcia-Juarez was driving north in the westbound lane of the West Shore Expressway when he rammed into a passing Toyota and Ford on Sunday night.

The female passenger in Garcia-Jaurez’s vehicle was killed. Another passenger in another vehicle was taken to the hospital in stable condition, and Garcia-Jaurez was taken to the hospital in serious condition.

Garcia-Jaurez is believed to be intoxicated at the time of the accident and faces a long list of criminal charges, including vehicular manslaughter and a DWI.

Disclaimer: This post should not be construed as legal advice. The injury lawyers of Finz & Finz, P.C., regularly update our readers on the latest news in New York and Long Island to make our community safer. We are committed to helping those who’ve been hurt in accidents in our community know what to do to keep themselves and their families safe, and if you’ve been injured in an accident, we can help.

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