Brooklyn, NY (May 2, 2020) – This past week, a 9-year-old child was injured in a pedestrian accident at an intersection in Brooklyn.
The accident took place around 3:20 p.m. at the intersection of 15th Avenue and 39th Street when the child was crossing the road at the intersection when they were struck by a passing vehicle.
The vehicle that struck the child remained at the scene. The child had serious injuries and was seen being treated by EMS crews and then taken to the hospital by ambulance.
No further details have been released but the investigation is currently ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in New York
Children are some of the most susceptible victims to pedestrian accidents, making them some of the most vulnerable victims on our roadways. Hundreds of children are involved in New York pedestrian accidents every year, with many of them sustaining severe and catastrophic injuries as a result. Being harmed in a pedestrian accident can leave a victim with questions, and this is especially true for families who have to pick up the pieces after a child has been injured. Luckily, with the help of a pedestrian accident attorney in New York, you can move forward during these trying times.
Victims and their families often have many questions after devastating and unexpected accidents. In many cases, victims are left with overwhelming pain that negatively impacts their health and wellbeing. Our team at Local Accident Reports understands the challenges victims face, mentally, physically, and financially, as they begin the recovery process. For this reason, our team provides invaluable resources and information to anyone who has been injured in an accident as a result of another person’s actions.
We, at Local Accident Reports, work with skilled and dedicated personal injury attorneys in your area who are available to answer questions you may have and to help you obtain a complimentary copy of your police incident report. If you are unable to find the answers to questions you may have on the Local Accident Reports website, contact our team today by calling at 1-888-657-1460. We are dedicated to helping you connect with a knowledgeable personal injury lawyer in your area who can answer questions for you and provide legal guidance as you move forward with your recovery.
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