Buffalo, NY (March 13, 2019) – A woman was struck and injured by a motor vehicle at or near the intersection of Genesee Street and Moselle Street on Tuesday night, March 13th. Police were immediately dispatched to the scene of the incident which occurred for unclear reasons around 10:00 p.m.
According to authorities, the victim, who has only been identified as a 25-year-old woman, was sideswiped by an unspecified vehicle. The victim was reported to have fallen to the ground due to the impact of the collision, at which point the driver ran over both of the victims’ hands.
Police and paramedics immediately arrived at the scene where the victim was taken to Erie County Medical Center to be treated for her injuries. Authorities have not stated whether or not the driver has been arrested, as an investigation into the incident is ongoing at this time.
Before moving on, we would like to extend our deepest sympathies to the victim of this accident as we sincerely hope for her full recovery. Unfortunately, New York pedestrian accidents are often either seriously injurious or fatal, as there is no protection between the vehicle and the victim at the time of the collision. We understand that it can be very challenging for victims to focus on anything other than recovery. However, it is important to know that you may have rights at this time.
At Hach & Rose, we are here for you 24/7 as we have made it our mission to hold inattentive drivers accountable for the pain and suffering that they cause. 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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