North Greenbush, NY – Teen Pedestrian Hit by Vehicle at Intersection
North Greenbush, NY (July 2, 2019) – A pedestrian accident that took place in North Greenbush on Saturday evening, June 29th, is currently being investigated by authorities. Police stated that the incident, which left a 14-year-old girl with injuries, happened around 5:45 p.m. at the intersection of Route 4 and Williams Road.
Law enforcement officers were called to the scene, where it was reported that a teenage girl was attempting to walk across Route 4 when she was struck by an unspecified motor vehicle. The driver involved was stated to have remained at the accident site in order to cooperate with authorities.
Police and emergency medical crews arrived at the location and were able to confirm that the injured girl suffered injuries that are considered to be non-life-threatening at this time. Police stated that the driver has not been issued any tickets, although the investigation is ongoing.
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 an 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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