Posted on Saturday, April 13th, 2019 at 9:48 pm
Port Jefferson, NY (April 13, 2019) – This morning around 5:30 a.m., a woman was killed in a fatal pedestrian crash that happened on the Nesconset Highway near William Street.
At the time, police confirmed that a 20-year-old man from Miller Place, whose name had not yet been released, was driving west in a Hyundai when he suddenly struck a woman who was walking on the road.
The woman, identified as 27-year-old Katlin Catalano, was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
The driver, however, was not injured in the accident. Detectives are searching for more information about the accident.
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We would like to reach out and extend our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Katlin Catalano, whose life was tragically taken prematurely in this serious accident. There is nothing as serious as losing a loved one in a severe accident, and we want you to know that you have many rights in the midst of your case. Losing a loved one might be one of the most challenging and emotional things that you will ever face, but you are not alone.
At Hach & Rose, our accident attorneys have dedicated their lives to helping those who have fallen victim to pedestrian accidents. If you have suffered the most extensive losses such as saying goodbye to a loved one, we will help in your time of need. Our attorneys are well-versed in personal injury laws and will apply our skills to your case and every aspect of the legal process. Please contact us for more information at 212-779-0057.
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