Wallkill, NY (December 1, 2020) – According to the New York State Police, a pedestrian was hit and killed by a tractor-trailer in the Wallkill. The fatal collision was reported early on Tuesday morning, December 1st, along New York State Route 17.
Officials say that an unidentified male pedestrian was walking alongside the roadway when he was struck by a commercial truck at around 5:59 a.m. Emergency crews arrived at the scene and the victim was pronounced deceased a short time later.
At this time, few details have been reported as the investigation is ongoing.
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Pedestrian Accidents in New York
A devastating total of no less than 10,000 people were hit by vehicles in New York pedestrian accidents back in 2018, alone. On average, there were about 312 fatalities reported from these incidents all across the state, as well as no less than 3,027 hospitalizations confirmed. Pedestrians are at high risk of being severely wounded or killed during a collision with a vehicle due to not only the vulnerability of the victim but the reckless actions of negligent drivers, as well.
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