Niagara Falls, NY (May 11, 2020) – Police officers in Niagara Falls have stated that a 53-year-old man is currently in critical condition after being hit by a motor vehicle on Sunday night, May 10th. The collision was reported on Niagara Falls Boulevard at approximately 8:45 p.m.
According to authorities, the unidentified pedestrian was walking alongside the roadway when he was struck by an unspecified eastbound vehicle. Medical responders arrived and reported that the man sustained several serious injuries. He was transported to Erie County Medical Center in critical condition.
The driver of the vehicle, identified only as a 49-year-old man from Buffalo, was not hurt and has been cooperating with the investigation. No further details were released.
Our thoughts are with the victim and his family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in New York
New York City saw a total of 118 auto-pedestrian fatalities in 2019, alone, and the number of collisions that ended with injuries was far greater. New York Pedestrian Accidents, however, take place all across the state and are so often serious and even fatal due to the actions of negligent drivers, as well as the lack of protection in place for victims. Knowing where to turn after such an incident is of the utmost importance, moving forward.
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