Levittown, NY – 12-Year-Old Injured in Bicycle Accident on Turnpike
Levittown, NY (June 30, 2019) – Early this evening around 6:00 p.m. on June 30th, a 12-year-old was seriously injured in a bicycle accident on the Hempstead Bethpage Turnpike.
Nassau Police have not identified the name of the party but said that they were injured after being knocked down by a vehicle in Levittown.
The boy was struck when he was riding westbound on the turnpike, according to police. He was quickly transported to the hospital but his condition is not known at this time.
The driver who struck the boy remained at the scene so that he could cooperate with the police. The investigation continues at this time.
Bicycle Accidents in New York
First and foremost, we would like to take this time to offer our warmest thoughts to the young victim of this accident, with hopes of a full recovery. Bicycle accidents sometimes come with devastating results to those involved. It is important to understand that with the help of an experienced attorney, you will be able to navigate the legal system and move forward in your time of need.
If you believe that another party has acted recklessly and it led to injuries in your child, you might need the assistance of a qualified New York accident attorney. Our compassionate attorneys are fully dedicated to helping victims earn compensation for their injuries. Please contact us as soon as possible for the results you deserve at 212-779-0057.
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