East Patchogue, NY- Pedestrian Accident Leads to Fatality on Highway
East Patchogue, NY (February 24, 2019) – Pedestrian accidents take place every day in New York, some of which are minor in nature and some that cause life-threatening and even fatal results.
In East Patchogue, police responded to a pedestrian accident that led to a fatality early this morning, February 24, around 2:30 a.m.
According to police, the accident took place on the Montauk Highway and Orchard Road at the intersection. Police are not sure what caused the pedestrian and the vehicle to collide so early in the morning.
Police have not confirmed whether or not any charges were filed. The investigation into the accident continues at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in New York
We would like to take this time to extend our sincere and most genuine condolences to the family and friends of the pedestrian whose life was taken prematurely in this horrific accident. Pedestrian accidents happen every day across New York, causing hundreds of deaths every year on our roads. After losing a loved one, you might feel helpless about your options as you work toward the compensation you deserve for aspects like medical bills, lost wages, funeral costs, and more. Luckily, there is hope.
At Hach & Rose, our experienced wrongful death attorneys are fully devoted to handling your case and helping you obtain the damages you deserve so that you and your loved ones can move forward. We understand that there is nothing quite as emotionally and financially taxing as losing somebody suddenly at the hands of a negligent party. If you believe another party is liable for your loved one’s death, we are here for you and want to speak with you immediately. Contact us today 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.