Huntington Station, NY (June 20, 2020) – Around 5:15 p.m. last evening, June 19, a serious bicycle accident took place in Huntington Station.
Suffolk County Police were called to the scene of the accident, which took place at 1849 New York Avenue. A 15-year-old boy was riding his bicycle northbound when he was struck by a 2009 Toyota Corolla traveling in the opposite direction.
The driver of the vehicle was identified as 24-year-old Yesica Lopez. She had an adult passenger with her who was not injured in the accident.
The 15-year-old was taken to the Stony Brook University Hospital by medical helicopter with serious injuries. He is expected to recover.
Police continue their investigation into the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Bicycle Accidents in New York
In one recent year, over 200 lives were lost in New York bicycle accidents and thousands of people were injured. New York continues to see a wide array of bicycle accidents each year. Bicyclists have few protections from harm, which is why drivers are expected to abide by the rules of the road and watch out for these vulnerable parties. If you or someone you love has been harmed in a New York bicycle accident, you should speak with a legal advocate immediately.
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