Brooklyn, NY (April 15, 2021) – On Thursday afternoon, April 15, a woman was injured in a serious pedestrian accident in Brooklyn.
According to local officials, the accident happened on 13th Avenue near the 38th Street area. An adult woman was crossing the roadway in the area when she was suddenly struck by a vehicle traveling in the area.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. The unidentified woman suffered from injuries as a result of the collision. She was taken to a local hospital and is expected to recover.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in New York
Pedestrian accidents are some of the most horrific accidents that occur on New York roads every year. Out of every 100,000 New Yorkers, approximately 1.6 will be killed as a result of pedestrian accidents every year. Pedestrians have no protection from harm in the midst of an accident, which means that they will be seriously injured in an accident. If you are a pedestrian who has suffered due to an accident caused by another party, it is important that you seek the help of an attorney in your time of need.
The aftermath of a New York pedestrian accident can have a devastating impact on your life on physical, emotional, and financial levels. This is especially true if you have suffered from serious injuries such as spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. These injuries can impact your life in many ways, causing you to spend time in the hospital or away from the workplace when you are unable to return. If you have been injured in a pedestrian accident that is not your fault, it is crucial that you speak with an attorney in your time of need.
Our New York accident attorneys at Miller, Montiel & Strano are here to help you after you have been hurt in a pedestrian accident that is not your fault. You have every right to hold a responsible party liable for a wide array of losses. Our attorneys will assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects such as medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact a pedestrian accident attorney in New York to find out how we can help you at 516-484-4010.
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