Monsey, NY (February 16, 2020) – Around 8 p.m. last night, February 15, a 6-year-old child was struck in a pedestrian accident on Remsen Avenue in Monsey.
The child was rushed to the Westchester Medical Center after the collision.
Police confirmed that the roadway was closed down after the vehicle struck the child. The driver remained at the scene but it is not known if they are facing any charges. The condition of the child is not yet known.
Police continue their investigation into the accident at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in New York
Children are some of the most susceptible pedestrians to serious and catastrophic accidents, with many losing their lives in these accidents every year. Over 11,000 pedestrians were injured in New York accidents in one recent year. These accidents can have an enormous impact on a victim’s life, as well as their family in cases where a child has been harmed. Luckily, you do not have to stand alone during this challenging time. Instead, it is imperative that you seek the help of a pedestrian accident attorney in New York.
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