Chinatown, NY (February 22, 2020) – A pedestrian was seriously injured on Friday, February 21st after she was hit by an unlicensed truck driver in Chinatown.
The 35-year-old woman was walking across Canal Street at Cortlandt Alley at around 2:30 p.m. when a commercial truck ran into her.
Paramedics transported the woman to Bellevue Hospital. Her condition is listed as critical but stable.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and her family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Truck Accidents in Chinatown
Truck accidents can be disastrous. A truck weighed down with a full load of cargo can weigh up to 80,000 pounds. That is roughly 20 times more than an average passenger vehicle, which typically weighs around 4,000 pounds.
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