Rochester, NY (July 31, 2020) – A pedestrian who has only been identified as a 36-year-old man was struck and seriously injured by a hit-and-run driver on Thursday night, July 30th. The collision was reported at approximately 11:00 p.m. on Clifford Avenue in Rochester.
According to the Rochester Police Department, the victim was walking near Joseph Avenue when he was hit by a vehicle that fled the scene. Police and emergency medical responders arrived at the scene where they transported the victim to Strong Memorial Hospital. He is currently listed in critical condition with severe head injuries.
The driver left the area but was located by authorities a short time later. The motorists have only been identified as a 24-year-old who is now facing several charges, including DWI. No further information has been reported.
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Pedestrian Accidents in New York
A total of 10,000 pedestrians were hit by vehicles during New York pedestrian accidents throughout the year 2018, alone. On average, a total of at least 312 fatalities were reported across the state due to these auto-pedestrian collisions, and an overwhelming average of 3,027 people was hospitalized. Pedestrians are at a much higher risk of suffering fatal injuries in a collision because of the vulnerability of the victim, as well as the actions of negligent motorists.
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