Posted on Sunday, April 28th, 2019 at 6:07 pm
Long Island, NY (April 28, 2019) – A man was seriously injured in a hit-and-run motorcycle crash that took place on Pine Aire Drive last night, April 27th.
The 63-year-old victim, whose name has not yet been released, had been driving his Harley Davidson motorcycle on Pine Aire Drive when he was suddenly struck by a black four-door vehicle that had been driving out of the parking lot of a local 7-Eleven. The accident took place around 10:45 p.m. last night.
The driver of this vehicle immediately fled the scene of the accident, headed westbound.
The victim was thrown from his motorcycle and into the westbound lane of traffic. He was immediately struck by a second vehicle, whose driver was identified as a 54-year-old woman from Bay Shore who stopped at the scene of the crash to cooperate with authorities.
Police are still searching for the first driver responsible for this accident.
Meanwhile, the driver of the motorcycle was taken to the Southside Hospital in Bay Shore with serious injuries. The accident remains under investigation.
Motorcycle Accidents in New York
We would like to extend our heartfelt sympathies to the driver of the motorcycle who was seriously injured in this life-altering accident with hopes that they will receive a full recovery. Motorcycle accidents are some of the most catastrophic accidents that happen on our roads due to the fact that the drivers of these vehicles have very few protections from harm. Because of this, it is imperative to have an attorney on your side who understands what you are going through and can assist you every step of the way.
Our attorneys at Hach & Rose are fully dedicated to helping you through one of the most difficult times of your life, especially when you have received injuries and are unsure of how you will move forward. Many people who are faced with the challenges of a motorcycle accident might find that it is difficult to keep up with the bills that continue to pile up or might be unable to return to work. You have many rights under the law. Please contact us for more information at 212-779-0057.
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