Posted on Sunday, November 11th, 2018 at 1:50 am
Henrietta, NY (November 10, 2018) – According to police, one woman from Pittsford was arrested after she was driving while intoxicated and caused a DWI accident in Henrietta. The accident took place last night, November 9.
Police say that the accident involving two vehicles occurred after the woman, 46-year-old Annie Dinardo, ran a red light. Dinardo had been driving southbound on Winton Road when she ran the red light at Jefferson Road.
Dinardo’s vehicle collided with a Dodge Caravan that was passing through a green light at the time. The driver of the van received head injuries and was transported to the Rochester General Hospital for treatment.
Dinardo was also taken to the hospital with neck pains and was later arrested for DWI.
At this time, we would like to take a moment to wish the injured driver thoughts and prayers as they recover following this traumatic and serious event. DWI accidents can be a frightening and complicated experience for anybody involved.
DWI Accident in New York
Accidents involving a drunk or drugged driver happen far too often on our roads in New York every year, taking the lives of many people involved and causing serious injuries to others. From 2003-2012, 3,752 people were killed in crashes that involved a drunk driver, and many more were hospitalized as a result of these serious accidents. Much is being done to ensure that the numbers reduce over the years.
It is important to understand that, as a victim of one of these serious accidents, you have many rights and protections under the law in New York. At Hach & Rose, our experienced and dedicated attorneys want to devote their time to your case and help you receive the compensation you deserve in your time of need. If you have been injured due to a driver who acted recklessly, you have rights. Call us today for more information at 212-779-0057.
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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.