Posted on Sunday, June 2nd, 2019 at 9:56 am
Sodus, NY (June 2, 2019) – Around 9:00 p.m. last night, June 1st, injuries were reported in a vehicle crash when a driver lost control and crashed directly into an apartment building.
The Sodus Fire Department and authorities confirmed that the vehicle ran into a mother who was holding a young child outside of the apartment building and then struck the bottom apartment. The mother holding the child had serious injuries and was immediately hospitalized.
The child was thrown and caught by her aunt. The aunt and child were injured but are expected to be okay.
After the accident, the driver of the vehicle remained at the scene and turned herself in to the police. The driver did not live in the building, according to police.
At this time, police are still investigating what caused the driver to lose control of her vehicle.
Pedestrian Accidents in New York
Our most genuine sympathies are fully extended to the pedestrians who suffered injuries due to this horrific accident, with hopes that they will recover during this challenging time. Many pedestrian accidents in New York lead to serious injuries due to the fact that pedestrians are some of the most vulnerable parties on our roads. Because of this, drivers are always supposed to take special precautions to protect these vulnerable parties at all costs.
If you have been involved in a pedestrian accident at the hands of a negligent party, our attorneys at Hach & Rose would like to reach out and extend a helping hand to you and offer you the protection you deserve. We understand that there is nothing quite as emotionally and financially challenging as facing the aftermath of a pedestrian accident and would like to stand by your side. Please contact us for more information on how we can help at 212-779-0057.
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