Greece, NY (January 4, 2020) – On Friday morning, January 3rd, police responded to the scene of a fatal pedestrian accident around 6:30 a.m. that took one victim’s life.
The pedestrian, according to police, was identified as 59-year-old Anthony Barbato of Rochester. Officers with the Greece Police Department allegedly investigated the accident.
Through initial investigations, police found that a man had been struck on Long Pond Road near the area of Ridgeway Avenue. He was coming out of Dunkin Donuts in the area and crossed the street when he was struck by two southbound vehicles. Police claim that he was the middle of the road when he was struck.
The area was closed down for a period of time while police investigated. Their investigation is ongoing.
We would like to offer our condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in New York
New York continues to see a rise in pedestrian accidents within the state of New York. In fact, between 2018 and 2019, they reported an increase of 7.5% and this continues to grow. When a victim’s life has been taken in a pedestrian accident, family members might wonder what options they have as they navigate the legal system for the first time. It is important that victims speak with a skilled wrongful death attorney in New York to find out how they can compensate on behalf of a loved one.
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