Complete Rochester, NY accident reports and news.


Accidents in Rochester result in serious injuries and deaths each year

After a Rochester crash, injured people and their families need resources and support. Regardless of the severity of the collision, the people involved are left to deal with injuries, medical bills, property damage, and insurance claims. When a Rochester accident is fatal, families are left to struggle with their grief and loss as best they can.

Here are resources to help accident victims and their families after a Rochester wreck

Regardless of whether it is a car accident, pedestrian accident, motorcycle crash, bicycle collision, truck accident, or any other kind of injury accident, the following resources can be helpful for crash victims and their families and friends.

Rochester Police Department;

Rochester Fire/Emergency Medical Services Department;

Monroe County Sheriff’s Office;

Rochester major hospitals include:

Monroe County Courts;

Rochester real-time traffic report;

New York State Insurance Commissioner site.

How do you deal with an insurance claim after a Rochester accident?

Regardless of how severe an accident is, almost everyone involved has to deal with insurance companies and claims. For accidents with very minor injuries and damage, a claim can sometimes be handled by working with the insurance adjuster. For crashes involving more serious injuries, or when a fatal crash occurs, a Rochester personal injury attorney is needed to manage the insurance claim. Go here to learn more about how an Rochester accident lawyer helps accident victims.


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Most recent accident reports

Date Type
Wed, 11/24/2021 Car Accident 2-car collision on Lyell Avenue results in deaths of Jadden Desue, 11, and Ja’vion Green-Rucker, 4, in Rochester, New York
Tue, 11/23/2021 Car Accident Multi-vehicle crash shuts down New York Thruway outside Rochester, NY
Wed, 10/20/2021 Car Accident Four hospitalized after police chase of stabbing suspect ends in multi-vehicle pileup on Dewey Avenue in Rochester, New York
Tue, 10/19/2021 Car Accident One injured after car crashes and overturns at West Main Street and King Street in Rochester, New York
Sun, 10/17/2021 Car Accident Tishara Pugh, 36, killed and other passenger critically injured after stolen vehicle strikes SUV, sending it into utility pole on Whittlesey Street in Rochester, New York
Tue, 10/12/2021 Car Accident Two drivers hospitalized after rear-end collision involving three vehicles on I-390 in Rochester, New York
Sun, 10/10/2021 Motorcycle Accident 24-year-old man dies after crashing motorcycle on Mount Read Boulevard near Driving Park Avenue in Rochester, New York
Fri, 09/17/2021 Pedestrian Accident 35-year-old woman struck and killed by vehicle while trying to cross Lake Avenue in Rochester, New York
Thu, 06/10/2021 Car Accident Driver dead after head-on crash on Pixley Road in Rochester, New York
Mon, 05/10/2021 Car Accident Milton Harris, 83, killed when his parked car is struck by allegedly drunk driver at Genesee Park Boulevard and Kingsboro Road in Rochester, New York
Fri, 04/09/2021 Truck Accident Driver taken to hospital, cited for colliding with fire truck at Avenue D and North Street in Rochester, New York
Sun, 04/04/2021 Car Accident Driver killed after crashing into garage at Union Street and Ronnie lane near Rochester, New York
Sun, 03/28/2021 Pedestrian Accident 50-year-old woman injured by hit-and-run driver on Clifford Avenue near Joseph Avenue in Rochester, New York
Mon, 03/22/2021 Motorcycle Accident 22-year-old man on dirt bike injured after colliding with pickup truck on Maple Street in Rochester, New York
Tue, 03/16/2021 Car Accident Two hospitalized when car fleeing from police following shooting crashes into tree on Ferncliffe Drive at Rosemary Drive in Rochester, New York