Posted on Wednesday, May 29th, 2019 at 10:48 pm
Tonawanda, NY (May 29, 2019) – Police have reported on a serious pedestrian accident with a motor vehicle that left a 64-year-old woman injured on Tuesday evening, May 28th. The incident took place at the intersection of Delaware Avenue and Colonial Avenue just before 6:00 p.m., according to police.
Authorities stated that Deborah Bowers, 64, of Tonawanda, was attempting to walk across Delaware Avenue when she was struck by a pickup truck. The impact of the accident caused serious injuries as police and paramedics were promptly summoned to the scene.
Emergency medical crews transported Bowers to Erie County Medical Center, where she has been listed in critical condition. She was reported to have suffered serious injuries to her head and her leg. Police stated that the driver remained at the scene and was neither speeding nor under the influence at the time of the collision.
The investigation is likely ongoing as no further information has been reported.
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Our most genuinely sincere sympathies are wholeheartedly extended to Deborah Bowers, first and foremost, as we maintain hope for her full recovery from all injuries. New York pedestrian accidents are frequently injurious or even fatal as there is little to zero protection in place for the victim. It is important for injured parties to know that they may have substantial rights moving forward.
Our New York accident attorneys at Hach & Rose have dedicated their lives to those who have suffered due to the actions of a negligent party or other irresponsible entity. We understand that there is almost nothing as challenging as recovering from a sudden injury, and we are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you may have at this time.
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