East Patchogue, NY (November 17, 2018) – Depending on the circumstances of your case, a pedestrian accident can lead to extremely serious results. Drivers in New York too often forget about how vulnerable these parties are on our roads, which means that they might not take proper care around these parties and serious results could occur.
In East Patchogue, police reported that a pedestrian was seriously injured after being struck by a vehicle in a pedestrian accident on Thursday. The accident took place around 9 p.m.
Police responded to the area of Oak Street late that night. An ambulance was called into the scene so that they could give aid to the pedestrian. The victim’s name has not been released but they are expected to recover.
No charges have been filed against the driver.
Drivers who share the roads with pedestrians should always be cautious, but this doesn’t mean that they will always utilize necessary care on the roads. If you have been seriously injured due to the result of recklessness by another party, you have many rights and we would like to offer you our sincerest sympathies as you go through a tough and difficult recovery.
If you have been injured due to the negligence of a third party, you might be entitled to compensation to help you cover your growing losses. You might be facing aspects like medical bills, lost wages, emotional suffering, and more due to these negligent acts and you should never have to suffer alone. We can provide you the assistance and guidance of an experienced attorney as we work through every important matter in your case. Don’t go through this alone. Contact us today at Hach & Rose at 212-779-0057 for more information on how we can play a role in 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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