Troy, NY – Hit-and-Run Leaves Two Pedestrians Hospitalized
Troy, NY (April 15, 2019) – Two people were reported to have been struck and injured by a motor vehicle on Sunday evening, April 14th, according to authorities. Police have not stated the roadway where the incident occurred, although both parties were confirmed to have required hospitalization following the incident, which took place shortly before 9:00 p.m.
According to police, two unidentified pedestrians had been either walking along or across an undisclosed roadway when they were struck by a vehicle that immediately fled the scene. Emergency medical crews were quickly dispatched to the scene of the collision, where they ultimately transported both injured parties to Albany Medical Center. The current conditions of the victims are unknown.
Police stated that an arrest was made after they located the suspects’ vehicle. However, specific charges have not been determined at this time. The events that led to this incident are likely under continuous investigation as no further details have been reported.
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Our genuinely sincere sympathies are extended to both injured parties, first and foremost, as we maintain hope for their full recoveries. Pedestrian accidents in New York are often injurious or fatal, especially those which involve a blatantly reckless or criminal driver. At this time, it is important for victims to know that they may have substantial rights in terms of recovering compensation for their injuries.
Our New York accident attorneys at Hach & Rose have committed their lives to those who have suffered due to the actions of a careless or otherwise negligent party. We understand that there is nearly nothing as difficult as dealing with a sudden injury, and we are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you may have at this time.
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