Hempstead, NY – Man Charged Following Hit-and-Run Pedestrian Accident
Hempstead, NY (January 19, 2019) – A man from Queens was charged following a hit-and-run pedestrian accident that left a pedestrian seriously injured in Hempstead.
34-year-old Caner Kutyar of Briarwood did not stop his Nissan after he struck a man on Franklin Avenue around 11:20 p.m. on Thursday. The victim, identified as a 43-year-old, was taken to the hospital in critical condition. They sustained multiple injuries and remain there at this time.
Kutyar was found by police and arrested on Friday. He is now facing charges of leaving the scene of an accident with serious personal injuries.
Kutyar is being held on bail. At this time, we do not have details about the pedestrian and what their condition is. However, police continue their investigation and there could be updates.
New York Pedestrian Accidents
Reports have recently shown that New York intersections are the deadliest for US pedestrians. We understand how difficult it can be to face the aftermath of a pedestrian accident that you never expected. We would like to extend our sincerest condolences to the pedestrian who was injured in this serious accident. We understand how devastating these accidents can be and want to stand by your side during this difficult time. Our car accident attorneys have handled many cases involving pedestrians in the past and would like you to know that you are never alone.
At Hach & Rose, we have made it our personal responsibility to assist those who have been affected by the reckless actions of another party. We want you to understand how tremendously important it is that you retain your rights after you have been involved in a serious and life-altering accident due to the carelessness of another party. If you have been injured in a pedestrian accident and you are unsure of where to turn, we would like to speak with you immediately. Contact us at 212-779-0057 for more information.
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