Posted on Sunday, October 28th, 2018 at 2:30 pm
Victor, NY (October 28, 2018) – Intersection-related accidents happen on our roads for a variety of reasons in New York. Sometimes, drivers are not paying close attention to changing signals or they are speeding and cannot stop in time. No matter what causes a driver to breeze through a red light, you have options in your case.
One man was hospitalized in a Victor intersection crash, according to police who arrived at the scene. The accident happened around 5:00 p.m. yesterday afternoon, October 27.
Deputies say that 24-year-old Andrew O’Connell was struck by a pickup truck being driven by 49-year-old Robert Nier. The accident happened at the intersection of Route 96 and Lynaugh Road.
O’Connell was quickly transported to the Thompson Hospital with a variety of non-life-threatening injuries. Nier received a ticket for failing to yield the right-of-way.
New York Intersection Accident
If you have fallen victim to an intersection accident due to the negligence of another party, you might wonder what options you have as you move forward. Being injured in an accident caused by another party might be one of the most stressful and traumatic times of your life, as you might find that recovery is not easy and the bills continue to pile up against you.
If you have been injured and you can show that another party acted in a negligent manner and might be liable for your injuries, call an attorney that you can trust to handle your case from start to finish. Nobody should have to stand alone after they have gone through such a difficult time. At Hach & Rose, we have a team of experienced attorneys who are willing to listen to you and apply their knowledge of New York personal injury law to your claim to help you receive results you can rely on. Call us for more information today at 212-779-0057 to get started.
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Disclaimer: Our intent in these posts it to bring attention to the dangers members in our community face and to encourage caution. Accidents do happen and we hope these posts help those affected. However, this information should not be misconstrued as legal or medical advice, and we urge you to contact a trained legal professional for more information regarding your specific situation.