Fort Edward, NY (February 26, 2020) – Police in Fort Edward have reported on an 18-year-old girl who was struck by a motor vehicle on Tuesday evening, February 25th. The accident was reported along Broadway, near the Fort Edward Fire Station.
According to authorities, the victim was walking near the fire department when she was struck by an unspecified vehicle. First responders arrived at the scene and transported the victim to Glens Falls Hospital with a head injury.
No information regarding the driver of the vehicle involved has been provided. Police are conducting an investigation into the events that led to this incident.
Our thoughts are with the victim and her family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in New York
New York reported an increase in pedestrian fatalities of 7.5 percent between 2018 and 2019, according to researchers. Victims of pedestrian accidents in New York regularly suffer grave and often life-ending injuries that are due to both the vulnerability of the victim, as well as the actions of irresponsible drivers in many cases.
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