Clifton Park, NY – Pedestrian Receives Injuries in Hit-and-Run Accident
Clifton Park, NY (October 28, 2018) – The New York State Police responded to a hit-and-run accident that happened today involving a pedestrian. The accident led to injuries in one party.
Police say that, after the pedestrian was struck, the vehicle responsible fled the scene. The accident took place at Crescent Road in Clifton Park.
A vehicle suddenly struck a 21-year-old male pedestrian who was in the crosswalk at the time. He was transported to the Albany Medical Center and is listed in stable but serious condition.
Police are now searching for a vehicle that was identified as a blue/gray Hyundai with extensive damage to the front passenger side. They continue to investigate at this time.
New York Pedestrian Accident
We would like to first extend our condolences to the party who was seriously injured in this pedestrian accident. We understand just how devastating these accidents can be and hope that the pedestrian will be able to recover during this time.
Pedestrian accidents happen for many reasons on our roads today. When a motor vehicle driver is not paying close attention to the roads and not abiding by the standard duty of care that is to be exercised around pedestrians, these serious accidents can happen in the blink of an eye. At Hach & Rose, we want you to know that you have many rights and protections under New York personal injury law. We are fully devoted to helping you gain results you can rely on in your case.
If you have fallen victim to injuries at the hands of an outright reckless driver, leave your case in our hands at Hach & Rose. Call us today for more information on your claim at 212-779-0057.
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