Penfield, NY (November 2, 2018) – A male pedestrian was struck by a car on Friday morning, November 2, near Penfield High School. The accident which left the victim seriously injured was reported to have occurred at around 11:20 a.m., according to local authorities.
Police stated that the collision took place as the pedestrian was walking across Five Mile Line Road by the entrance of the high school. Police arrived on the scene shortly after the accident along with emergency medical crews to assist the victim. The injured man was quickly transported to Strong Memorial Hospital for treatment.
According to authorities, the victim was reported to be in critical condition at this time. Five Mile Line Road was closed for an unspecified length of time and police stated that no students were injured in the accident.
No further information has been provided at this time as police are currently conducting an investigation.
We would like to offer our condolences and most heartfelt thoughts and prayers to the victim who was injured by this accident. We understand the immense stress that arises alongside the physical pain of a sudden injury, and pedestrian accidents in New York are often among the most devastatingly injurious types of collisions. The overwhelming expenses that arise during such a time can be devastating.
At Hach & Rose, we have made it our duty to assist those who have been affected by the reckless actions of another individual. If you or a loved one have been injured in a New York pedestrian accident, please don’t hesitate to call 212-779-0057 and let us put our years of experience to work for you today.
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