Manhattan, NY (February 10, 2021) – On Wednesday morning, February 10, a pedestrian accident took place involving a train in Manhattan.
The accident took place around 7 a.m. on 110th Street at the Central Park North station. A person was struck by a train in the area due to reasons that are not fully known.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene of the accident. The pedestrian, who had not yet been identified, was rushed to the hospital with serious injuries. Their current condition is not yet known.
Due to the severity of the collision, service in the area was temporarily rerouted as police cleared the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in New York
Trains are some of the largest modes of transportation in the state of New York, which is why pedestrians involved in these accidents are most likely to become seriously injured or lose their lives. Pedestrians have no protection from harm in the event of an accident with a train, which is why these accidents tend to lead to some of the most traumatic injuries. It is important that victims understand their options moving forward after they have been hurt in an accident.
Pedestrian accidents in New York can be incredibly severe and lead to some of the most life-altering injuries. Some of these injuries include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, paralysis, and more. These injuries are sometimes so severe that they land victims in the hospital or even cause them to miss out on time at work. If you have been injured in one of these accidents, you may wonder where you can turn. It is imperative that you have an attorney on your side.
At Miller, Montiel & Strano, our New York accident attorneys are here for you after you have been hurt in an accident that is not your fault. We understand how traumatic a collision can be and offer our help to you when you need it the most. Our attorneys believe that you have every right to hold a responsible party liable for the harm that they have caused you in the event of an accident. Please do not hesitate to contact a New York pedestrian accident attorney that you can rely on at 516-484-4010.
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