Glen Cove, NY – Pedestrian Death Following Accident on Brewster Avenue
Glen Cove, NY (March 30, 2019) – Recently, a pedestrian accident took place on Brewster Avenue, and now a pedestrian death stemmed from that same accident.
The accident took place late at night several weeks ago when a pedestrian was attempting to cross Brewster Avenue from the east to west sides. The pedestrian has since been identified as 26-year-old Pinar Alkan, of Glen Cove.
Alkan was struck by a Volkswagen that was traveling northbound at the time, driven by a 23-year-old female. He was immediately taken to the hospital with a variety of serious injuries, including head injuries, and was listed in critical condition.
This week, Pinar Alkan was pronounced deceased by hospital staff due to his injuries.
Police do not believe that the accident was criminal in nature and they continue to investigate at this time.
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We would like to extend our sincere and most genuine condolences to the family and friends of Pinar Alkan. We understand how incredibly difficult it can be to lose a loved one so unexpectedly in a pedestrian accident and face the aftermath of one of these accidents. Fortunately, you have many rights to bring a wrongful death claim and move forward with your case.
Our wrongful death attorneys at Hach & Rose are fully dedicated to helping those who have fallen victim to serious accidents. After a fatal accident, many individuals who have suffered losses might realize that it is not easy to move forward when the damages including lost wages and medical bills continue to pile up. Losing a loved one isn’t easy but it doesn’t have to be even more stressful than expected. Please contact us at 212-779-0057 for more information on how we can assist you.
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