Bronx, NY (June 25, 2020) – According to authorities, an unidentified pedestrian was struck and killed by a motor vehicle in the Bronx. The fatal accident was reported on Wednesday night, June 24th, on Beach Avenue in the Parkchester section of the city.
Officers said that a male pedestrian was walking across the street when he was hit by a blue Toyota Rav4 at around 9:30 p.m. crews arrived at the scene where the victim was pronounced deceased.
Authorities with the New York Police Department are in charge of the investigation into this incident.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the victim at this time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in New York
According to records, the limits of New York City alone saw a total of 118 auto-pedestrian fatalities in 2019. Since then, the number of fatal collisions continues to increase as New York pedestrian accidents are often severe and commonly involve seriously negligent drivers. The vulnerability of pedestrians expands the chances that a collision will be catastrophic, and it is important for victims and their loved ones to know their rights in the aftermath of such an incident.
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