Greece, NY (July 16, 2020) – A man who has now been identified as 41-year-old Robert Hoffman, of Dansville, was killed in a car wreck that left one other person injured on Wednesday afternoon, July 15th. Officials say that the crash happened on Lake Ontario State Parkway in Greece at around 4:10 p.m.
According to New York State Police, Hoffman was traveling westbound when his vehicle collided with another car near the on-ramp to the I-390. The impact of the collision sent Hoffman’s car into a tree where it then overturned and came to a rest on its roof.
Emergency medical technicians were dispatched to the scene where they pronounced Hoffman deceased. The driver of the other vehicle who has not been identified was transported to a nearby hospital with injuries that have been reported as non-life-threatening.
An investigation into the events that led to this incident is ongoing. No further details have been made available.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Robert Hoffman at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Car Accidents in New York
According to statistics from across the state of New York, a total of over 1,150 people were tragically killed in New York car accidents in 2011. Extremely severe collisions, which are all-too-commonly triggered by the irresponsible actions of unfocused and otherwise negligent motorists, tend to end with major injuries or death. After an accident, it is imperative that all victims and their loved ones thoroughly understand their basic rights, especially when their suffering has been caused by no fault of their own.
No matter what, there is absolutely no excuse for engaging in actions such as intoxicated or distracted driving, which frequently cause the devastating injuries or deaths of innocent people. As either a victim or a bereaved loved one, acquiring a dedicated and sympathetic attorney to fight for the justice you deserve is of paramount importance, moving forward.
Being involved in a serious accident can have a devastating impact on a victim’s life. Not only are accidents terrifying, but they often leave victims to deal with overwhelming pain that impacts the quality of their lives in many ways. We, at Local Accident Reports, understand the challenges both victims and their families face after accidents. For this reason, our team has compiled some of the most helpful and invaluable resources available to help aid accident victims as they recover. Victims can reach out to Local Accident Reports at their earliest convenience to obtain a free copy of their police incident report and to connect with one of our competent and aggressive personal injury lawyers.
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