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Bensonhurst, NY – Pedestrian Accident Takes Life of Elderly Woman

Bensonhurst, NY (January 6, 2019) – In Bensonhurst, a pedestrian accident took place that took the life of an elderly woman. The accident took place at an intersection.

Police responded to the area of Cropsey Avenue and Bay 32 Street to find that a 77-year-old woman received severe trauma to her head and torso. EMS immediately transported the woman to the Coney Island Hospital, where she was tragically pronounced deceased.

At the time, police discovered that a 2019 Chevy Tahoe had been heading westbound on Cropsey when it struck the female, who had been trying to cross the street.

The operator of the vehicle stayed at the scene to cooperate with police. At this time, no arrests have been made and the investigation into the matter continues.

New York Pedestrian Accidents

Bensonhurst, NY – Pedestrian Accident Takes Life of Elderly Woman

We would like to, first and foremost, extend our sincere condolences to the family and friends of the victim who lost her life in this serious accident. We understand how horrific a fatal pedestrian accident can be on the family of someone whose life was taken too soon due to the negligence of another party. We also understand how many detrimental expenses and emotional turmoil can follow you during this time. Our experienced wrongful death attorneys in New York are here to listen to you and answer your questions during this time.

At Hach & Rose, we have made it our personal responsibility to assist those who have been affected by the reckless actions of others. It is tremendously important to understand that you have many noteworthy rights concerning your involvement in an accident or seeing a life taken too soon due to a reckless party. We are here for you every step of the way. Do not hesitate to contact us for more information at 212-779-0057.  

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Disclaimer: Our intent in these posts it to bring attention to the dangers members in our community face and to encourage caution. Accidents do happen and we hope these posts help those affected. However, this information should not be misconstrued as legal or medical advice, and we urge you to contact a trained legal professional for more information regarding your specific situation.


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