Farmingville, NY (February 21, 2020) – At around 10:30 p.m., on February 20, the Farmingville Police Department responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Portion Road. Reports indicate that 24-year-old Gabriel Perez was attempting to cross at the intersection of Portion Road and North Morris Avenue when he was struck by a motor vehicle.
The driver fled the scene without stopping to assist the victim.
Perez was rushed to Stony Brook University Hospital in serious condition.
Authorities are currently investigating the circumstances of the collision.
Our thoughts are with Gabriel Perez and his family at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in New York
Pedestrian accidents in our state are often devastating. According to statistics, more than 15,000 pedestrians are struck and injured by motor vehicles every year in New York. These accidents often leave victims with devastating injuries, especially when drivers are speeding. When victims suffer debilitating injuries in these unexpected accidents, it is crucial that they reach out to a pedestrian accident attorney in New York as soon as possible.
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