Brooklyn, NY – Pedestrian Killed in Crash on Bay PkwyNY/NJ Legal News
Brooklyn, NY (January 16, 2020) – A collision on the Bay Parkway left one person fatally injured.
At around 6 a.m., on January 16, the Brooklyn Police Department responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on the Bay Parkway. Reports indicate that a pedestrian was crossing the street, at the intersection of the Bay Parkway and 86th Street, when they were struck by a motor vehicle.
Authorities arrived at the scene and declared the victim deceased. The driver of the vehicle fled without stopping to render aid.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our deepest condolences go out to the family of the victim killed in this accident.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in New York
Motor vehicle accidents claim the lives of hundreds of pedestrians every year in New York. These preventable accidents continue to devastate families, who are left to grieve the sudden and unexpected loss of their loved ones. In some cases, surviving relatives can reach out to a wrongful death attorney in New York to get justice for their loved ones.
At Metro Law, we strive to ensure grieving families recover the maximum amount of compensation available to cover the costs of funerals, lost wages, and other damages resulting from their loss. Our pedestrian accident attorneys in New York firmly believe families deserve to recover after the tragic loss of a loved one due to another person’s negligence. If your loved one died in an accident, due to another driver’s actions, contact our personal injury attorneys in New York at (800) 469-6476 to see how we can help you get the justice you deserve.
Notes: Outside sources were used in the creation of this post including news bulletins and first-hand accounts of the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident presented have not been independently verified. If you have identified any false information in the story or would like the post to be removed, please inform us immediately, and we will correct the information or remove the post.
Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, we at Metro Law strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in our beloved state. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We wish only the best and quickest recovery to all those involved in the accident. The photos depicted in this post are not from the actual accident scene.