Posted on Sunday, May 19th, 2019 at 6:54 pm
Rochester, NY (May 19, 2019) – Today, police were called to the scene of an accident on Chesterfield Drive that took place when a man’s vehicle fell on him.
At the time, police say that the 51-year-old man was working underneath his pickup truck when it suddenly rolled off of the ramps it was on and crushed him.
Police did not confirm the extent of his injuries, but he was transported to the Strong Memorial Hospital for treatment.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in New York
Any time a person is struck or injured by a vehicle and they have few protections from harm, a pedestrian accident has taken place. Pedestrian accidents are known for being some of the most severe accidents that take place on our roads, causing serious results to those involved every year. If you have been impacted by one of these accidents, we would like to extend our good wishes to you as well as offer a helping hand in your time of need.
At Hach & Rose, we understand how quickly a pedestrian can be harmed in a serious accident. It can be undoubtedly difficult to face the aftermath of a pedestrian accident, which is why we have taken this time to devote our lives to helping those impacted by liable parties. We are here for you 24/7 in your time of need. Please reach out to us for more information on your case at 212-779-0057.
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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.