Utica, NY (November 4, 2018) – On Friday night, a man was struck by a vehicle in a serious pedestrian accident that took place in Utica around 6:40 p.m. Police say that the man had been walking on the 5-8-12 arterial at the time.
Police and emergency services quickly arrived at the scene to find that the man had been injured and the driver stayed at the scene. The man was transported to the hospital with serious injuries but he is expected to recover at this time.
The driver and the victim were not ticketed for the accident following the investigation. The investigation continues at this time.
We wish to extend our sincerest condolences and heartfelt thoughts and prayers to those who have been involved in this serious accident. We realize that nothing is quite as difficult to handle as experiencing a sudden injury in an unexpected accident, especially when it involves your well-being as a pedestrian. Pedestrian accidents tend to be some of the most serious and traumatic accidents on our roadways, as they involve overwhelming expenses and parties who are more vulnerable to serious accidents on our roads.
At Hach & Rose, we have made it our personal responsibility to help those who have been affected by these serious accidents as you work through the details and work toward compensation you deserve. Please do not hesitate to reach us today at 212-779-0057 if you have questions about your case.
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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.
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