Posted on Sunday, June 2nd, 2019 at 8:24 am
Kingsbridge, NY (June 2, 2019) – Police were called to the scene of a child pedestrian accident that took place yesterday, June 2nd, and led to injuries in one child. Luckily, police believe that the child is going to be okay.
The accident took place when a child was crossing the street on Bailey Avenue and was suddenly struck by a vehicle passing through. Paramedics arrived at the scene to treat the child.
Luckily, the young child was only left with pain and bruising due to the accident. Authorities did not release his or her name.
The driver stayed at the scene of the accident. Police continue to investigate at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in New York
Our genuinely sincere sympathies are wholeheartedly extended to the victims of this accident, with hopes that they will maintain full recoveries. New York pedestrian accidents are some of the most severe types of accidents, especially when a child is involved. Drivers are always supposed to be on the lookout for children as they are offered the highest protection from harm. If your child has been injured in a pedestrian accident at the hands of a negligent party, you have rights during this difficult time.
Our accident attorneys at Hach & Rose have dedicated their lives to helping the victims of serious accidents. We know that there is nothing quite as overwhelming as having your child become injured at the hands of a negligent party and having to face the bills that come after. We are here 24/7 to answer any questions you have. Please contact us at 212-779-0057 for more information on how we can assist you.
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