Posted on Saturday, January 12th, 2019 at 5:00 am
Henrietta, NY (January 11, 2019) – Police responded on Friday afternoon, January 11, to the scene of a serious pedestrian accident that occurred on Jefferson Road in Henrietta. According to authorities, the incident took place at around 3:00 p.m. and left one person injured.
Police stated that they were called to the crash site on
Jefferson Road after a person was struck by a motor vehicle between South
Winton Road and Saginaw Drive for reasons that have not yet been determined.
The victim had been attempting to cross the street when they were hit by an
Paramedics who were brought to the scene confirmed that the victim had been injured, however, their condition is unknown at this time. It is currently unclear as to whether or not the victim was in a designated crosswalk as police are actively conducting a thorough investigation.
No further details have been made available.
New York Pedestrian Accidents
We would first like to extend our sincere sympathies to the victim as we warmly wish for their full recovery from all injuries. Sadly, pedestrian accidents in New York often prove to be catastrophically injurious or fatal because of the sheer lack of protection between a person and a vehicle at the time of a collision.
While it may be terribly difficult, it is essential for victims to know that they may likely have rights after an injury, particularly when their wounds have been caused by the actions of a negligent party. At Hach & Rose, we know that the moments following an unforeseen injury can be extremely stressful, and we adamantly believe that your mind must remain on your physical recovery, first and foremost.
We also understand that as the innocent victim of someone else’s inattentive behavior, you deserve the most compensation possible. If you have been hurt in a New York pedestrian accident, please don’t hesitate to call 212-779-0057 today.
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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.