Chenango County, NY (November 25, 2018) – According to the New York State Police, a pedestrian accident that occurred on Friday night, November 23, sent a man in his 60’s to a hospital. The accident took place at around 6:22 p.m. when a motor vehicle struck the man on Upper Front Street in Chenango County.
According to police, there is no marked crosswalk in the area where they were dispatched in order to assess the incident. Paramedics were sent to the scene of the accident in order to assist the injured victim who was transported to Wilson Hospital with head trauma.
The extent of the victims’ injuries is unknown at this time, as the events that led to this accident are currently being investigated by local authorities.
According to state police, they do not currently expect the driver who struck the victim to be ticketed for the collision.
Our sincerest sympathies are wholeheartedly extended to the victim of this accident, first and foremost. New York pedestrian accidents are well-known to result in very serious injuries or death due to the vulnerability of the victim at the time of impact. At this time, it is terribly imperative for the victim to know that they may have the right to seek reimbursement for their injuries.
At Hach & Rose, our compassionate New York accident attorneys are here for you 24/7 as we can significantly help you along the problematic path toward obtaining compensation. We are proud of our passion for holding negligent drivers accountable for the immense pain and devastation they inflict with their reckless actions. If you have suffered an injury in a pedestrian accident by no fault of your own, please don’t hesitate to call 212-779-0057 today.
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