Midland Beach, NY – Pedestrian Injured in Collision with MTA Bus in Staten Island
Midland Beach, NY (May 16, 2019) – At approximately 7:08 a.m. on Thursday, May 16th, a female pedestrian was reported to have suffered at least minor injuries after a collision with an MTA bus. The incident took place along Midland Avenue near Baden Place, according to authorities.
Several police vehicles responded to the incident along with the FDNY after a woman was reported to have been hit by a SIM6 MTA express bus. Authorities have stated that the woman was struck by the rear end of the bus and that it’s possible that she had walked into the vehicle for reasons that have not been determined at this time.
Paramedics confirmed that the victim was immediately taken to Staten Island University Hospital in Ocean Breeze to be treated for her injuries. No further information has been reported.
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Our most genuinely sincere sympathies are wholeheartedly extended to the victim, first and foremost, as we maintain hope for her full recovery. New York pedestrian accidents are often seriously injurious or fatal, particularly when a large vehicle such as a bus is involved. At this time, it is important for the victim to know that they may have very serious rights moving forward.
Our New York accident attorneys at Hach & Rose have dedicated their lives to those who have suffered due to the actions of a negligent or blatantly criminal party. We understand that there is nearly nothing as overwhelming as a sudden injury, and we are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you may have.
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