Sunset Park, NY (November 11, 2018) – Police say that one person was critically injured in a Sunset Park pedestrian accident that took place yesterday, November 10. The pedestrian was struck by a Camaro, which had windshield damage as the pedestrian was propelled onto the vehicle.
The man was struck on 39 Street and 3rd Avenue around 2:05 a.m. According to police who investigated the scene, they found that the 33-year-old pedestrian had been walking across the street when he was struck by the Camaro.
The victim was taken to the Lutheran Hospital in critical condition. At this time, we have no updates on his condition.
The driver remained at the scene and criminality is not suspected. Police continue to investigate.
We would like to extend our condolences to the man who was struck in this horrific accident. We were saddened to hear of this serious accident and hope that he will make a complete recovery.
According to research, the amount of pedestrian accidents that take place in New York every year are actually on the rise. Pedestrian accidents are taken seriously, because there is a very real chance that these vulnerable parties can lose their lives in these accidents. Between 2013-2016, over 45,000 pedestrians have lost their lives.
The attorneys at Hach & Rose would like to stand by your side and use their experience to help you receive the results you deserve after you have been seriously injured in a pedestrian accident. The truth is, many pedestrian accidents take place every year because drivers are not looking out for the well-being of these vulnerable parties on the roadways. We would like to help you every step of the way, so 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.
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