Brooklyn, NY – Child Injured in Pedestrian Crash at 10th Avenue Intersection
Brooklyn, NY (May 19, 2019) – Police claim that a child was injured in a pedestrian crash caused serious results to the child involved.
According to police, the young child was struck at the intersection of 10th Avenue and 40th Street. When they were struck by the vehicle, they were immediately pinned beneath and unable to get out on their own.
Paramedics and other emergency responders arrived at the scene and assessed the situation, transporting the child to the Maimonides Medical Center by ambulance. They have since been listed in stable condition.
The vehicle had allegedly been pulling out of a driveway when the driver struck the child. The investigation into the circumstances continues at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in New York
First and foremost, we would like to extend our genuine sympathies to the family and friends of the child who was seriously injured in this pedestrian accident. We also hope that the child will be able to make a full recovery during this difficult time. Pedestrian accidents can be some of the most harrowing experiences of our lives, especially when children are involved and they happen so unexpectedly. If you have been harmed in a pedestrian accident in New York, you have rights to compensation during this life-changing time.
Our accident attorneys at Hach & Rose understand what you have been through and believe how imperative it is that you have an experienced attorney on your side throughout this difficult process. Child injuries are extremely serious in nature, causing chaos to a young life. If you believe that a driver was responsible for causing harm to your child, you have rights at this time. Please contact us for more information at 212-779-0057.
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