Peru, NY – Injuries Result from Car Accident When One Drives Through Stop Sign
Peru, NY (February 9, 2019) – Police reported that a man from Peru was involved in a car accident when another vehicle when he failed to stop at a stop sign at an intersection. The accident caused the driver who went through the stop sign to be arrested for failing to pay child support.
The accident happened on Wednesday when 48-year-old Christopher Picozzi was driving his 2009 Toyota east at the intersection of Mannix Road and Clark Road. He failed to stop at a stop sign when there was low visibility due to snowy conditions.
When Picozzi entered into the intersection without stopping, he was struck on the passenger’s side by a Chevrolet Colorado, operated by 66-year-old Bryan Frary. Injuries were reported in the accident, though police did not specify if they were minor or severe.
Picozzi was ticketed for failing to stop at a stop sign, unreasonable speed, and unlicensed operation. He was also arrested on a family court warrant.
Car Accidents in New York
We would like to wholeheartedly extend our sincere sympathies and thoughts to those involved in this accident and hope for a speedy recovery to all involved parties. New York car accidents very commonly end in injuries to those involved, especially when two drivers collide with one another. Intersections are known as some of the most dangerous places on our roads when it comes to accidents. You have the right to file a claim following a New York car accident when you believe that another party is responsible for your injuries.
At Hach & Rose, our accident attorneys hope to guide you through this difficult process after you have decided that you want to file a claim on behalf of yourself and your injuries. We welcome you to bring a claim to receive the reimbursement you deserve for medical bills, lost wages, and many other aspects that might have had a vast impact on your life. Do not hesitate to contact us to find out how we can assist you in your time of need at 212-779-0057. We are waiting to hear from you to help you get started.
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