Rochester, NY (November 6, 2018) – One man was confirmed to have seriously injured after being struck by a hit-and-run motorist on Monday night, November 5. The accident was reported to have occurred at around 10:30 p.m. in Rochester.
According to local police, a 35-year-old man from Rochester has been walking along Northland Avenue when he was struck by a motor vehicle for reasons that have not yet been determined. Police have stated that the driver of the vehicle involved did not remain at the scene to assist the victim or cooperate with authorities.
Emergency medical personnel were called to the scene along with police in order to assist the victim who was immediately rushed to Strong Memorial Hospital. The patient was reported to be listed in critical condition at this time. Any witnesses are being asked to come forward with any information they may have.
No further information has been provided.
We would like to offer our sincere sympathies to the victim of this collision, before anything else. New York pedestrian accidents frequently result in serious injuries or death. At this time, it is terribly imperative for victims to realize that they may have the right to seek compensation from the liable party. A compassionate New York accident attorney can greatly assist you along the typically complex path toward financial reimbursement.
At Hach & Rose, we are committed to helping the members of our community by supporting victims during their time of need. We are absolutely proud of our passion for holding careless drivers accountable for the immense pain that they cause. If you or a loved one have been hurt in a pedestrian accident by no fault of your own, please don’t hesitate to call 212-779-0057 today.
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