Brooklyn, NY – Elderly Man Struck in Serious Pedestrian Accident
Brooklyn, NY (November 17, 2018) – On Thursday night, November 15 around 7:45 p.m., an elderly man was struck in a serious pedestrian accident in Brooklyn.
Police were called to the scene of the accident at the intersection of 12th Avenue and 52nd Street. The pedestrian who was injured in the accident suffered serious head trauma and was treated by paramedics and transported to the hospital by EMS.
The roads were covered in snow in the area, which could have been a factor involved in the accident. At this time, police continue to investigate the circumstances.
New York Pedestrian Accidents
At this time, we would like to take a moment to extend our sincere sympathies to the pedestrian who was tragically injured in this serious accident. We understand how devastating these accidents can be and how easily they can leave somebody in financial distress while they are also managing the emotions that follow them through this difficult time. Luckily, you have a variety of rights in these cases.
Our empathetic attorneys at Hach & Rose are fully committed to helping you receive results that you can rely on when you have been seriously injured by the actions of a reckless driver. Pedestrians are especially vulnerable in these accidents due to the difference in size between a pedestrian and a vehicle. We want to help you hold a party liable for their actions.
If you or someone you love has been injured in a pedestrian accident, please do not hesitate to contact us at 212-779-0057 to speak with a New York personal injury attorney that you can rely on when you need us the most.
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