Brooklyn, NY (May 16, 2020) – On Tuesday, police confirmed that a young child was seriously injured in a scooter accident at a Brooklyn intersection.
The young boy was riding his scooter at the intersection of 17th Avenue and 61st Street when a vehicle struck him. Police confirmed that the vehicle had Illinois license plates.
An ambulance was called to the scene of the accident where they removed the boy and his scooter from under the tires of the vehicle. He was then transported with serious injuries to Maimonides Medical Center.
Police continue their investigation into the collision at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Scooter Accidents in New York
Scooter accidents are among the most severe due to the fact that victims of these accidents are among the most vulnerable and at-risk. Children do not always abide by the rules of the road, which is why drivers are constantly urged to watch out for these vulnerable parties. If you or someone you love has been severely injured in an accident in New York, it is imperative that you speak with a legal advocate so that you can hold a negligent party liable.
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