Corning, NY (June 20, 2020) – On June 17, a pedestrian accident injured a mother and her children at an intersection in Corning.
According to police, the crash took place on Wednesday morning at the intersection of East Pulteney Street and Center Way. At the intersection, the mother was pushing two of her children in a stroller and another child was riding ahead on a bicycle.
A box truck traveled into the intersection and struck the mother with her two children in the stroller. The child on the bicycle was not hit.
The driver of the box truck remained at the scene of the accident and claimed that he did not see the pedestrians due to sun glare.
The mother and her two children were airlifted to the hospital with injuries but have all since been released and are recovering.
Police continue their investigation into the collision.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in New York
New York pedestrian accidents occur more than in many other states, as more pedestrians are traveling on foot from area to area. In one year’s time, hundreds of pedestrians will lose their lives and thousands more will be injured in these horrific and life-altering collisions. In some of these cases, pedestrians will walk a long road to recovery and might even miss time at work. This can have a huge impact on their lives. It is essential that victims speak with a New York pedestrian accident attorney immediately following an accident.
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