Oakwood, Staten Island, NY – Person Struck and Seriously Injured while Crossing Intersection
Oakwood, Staten Island, NY (June 11, 2019) – A woman has been hospitalized after being struck by a motor vehicle on Tuesday morning, June 11th. According to police, the injurious pedestrian accident took place at the intersection of Amboy Road and Clarke Avenue at approximately 10:11 a.m.
Authorities stated that the incident occurred as the victim, identified only as a woman who appears to be in her 30s, was crossing Amboy Road in the direction of Amundsen Circle. While walking across the intersection, the woman was struck by an unspecified vehicle. A witness who was working nearby heard the accident and stepped outside her place of employment to call authorities.
Emergency medical crews were dispatched to the scene and the injured pedestrian was immediately transported to Staten Island University Hospital in Ocean Breeze.
Pedestrian Accidents in New York
First and foremost, our genuinely heartfelt sympathies are extended to the victim as we maintain hope for her full recovery. Pedestrian accidents in New York are often seriously injurious or even fatal, especially those which at a busy intersection and may involve high speeds. While it can be undoubtedly difficult, it is important for victims to know that they may have very substantial rights as they begin moving forward.
Our New York accident attorneys at Hach & Rose have devoted their lives to those who have unjustly suffered due to the actions of another party. We understand that there is almost nothing as challenging as recovering from an unexpected injury, and we are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you may have at this time.
If you have been hurt in a New York pedestrian accident, please don’t hesitate to call 212-779-0057 today.
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