Brooklyn, NY – One Driver Injured in Motorcycle Accident at Intersection
Brooklyn, NY (February 23, 2019) – Every day across New York, motorcycle accidents take place due to the negligence of others. You are not without assistance when it comes to these accidents.
On Friday afternoon, February 22, a motorcycle accident took place at the intersection of 47th Street and 12th Avenue and led to injuries to the motorcyclist.
According to police, the motorcyclist was struck by the driver of another vehicle for reasons that are not yet known. They were taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries and are expected to recover.
The driver had been riding a yellow motorcycle at the time, which was badly damaged and lying over at the scene. Paramedics were called to the scene to assist.
Police continue their investigation into the accident at this time.
Motorcycle Accidents in New York
New York motorcycle accidents happen every year, many of which involve other drivers. In fact, every year, about 1,600 people are hospitalized for serious motorcycle accidents that could have been prevented. These accidents are some of the most catastrophic and deadly due to the fact that these riders are some of the most vulnerable parties on our roadways. We would like to reach out and extend our deepest sympathies to the party who was injured in this motorcycle accident with the hopes that they will be able to move forward during this difficult time. Our attorneys are here for you in your time of need.
If you have been injured in one of these serious accidents and you believe that another party is at fault, we would like to stand by your side and offer our support to you. With over a decade of personal injury experience, our attorneys at Hach & Rose are willing to help you compensate for a variety of damages such as medical bills, lost wages from missing work, and emotional distress among many. Please contact us to find out what we can do for you 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.