Huntington Station, N.Y. – Man Injured After Being Hit by Taxi on New York Avenue

Huntington Station, N.Y. – Man Injured After Being Hit by Taxi on New York Avenue

Huntington Station, N.Y. (July 29, 2019) – A man has been left with serious injuries after he was hit by a taxi cab over the weekend, according to authorities. The New York pedestrian accidentoccurred on Sunday morning around 1:40 a.m. on New York Avenue between East 10th Street and East 11th Street.

Police say that the victim, a 47-year-old man, was walking east and attempted to cross New York Avenue when a Universal taxi, which was a 2008 Ford sedan, driving north struck the man. Emergency crews rushed the victim to Huntington Hospital to treat his serious injuries. No other information was provided about the victim or his condition as of Monday afternoon.

The taxi driver, identified as 53-year-old Isabel Bolanos, was not injured in the accident. The taxi was impounded for safety checks following the accident.

Pedestrians and Accidents

Pedestrian accidents are terrifying for the victims, as these accidents can greatly range in injuries and damages. Some of these accidents can result in little to no issues, and victims can walk away basically unscathed. Other accidents, though, will result in serious injuries that will need a lot of medical attention and treatment, which will not always fix the injury completely. For these pedestrians, the medical treatments they receive are vital to their overall health, and so it’s important that they not skip on a treatment because they cannot afford it.

When pedestrians need to turn to legal help following an accident, they should look to the lawyers at the Law Offices of Robert A. Solomon of Metro Law. Our team of lawyers know how to help you, and we won’t stop until we get you the compensation you need to treat your injuries. Call our office today to see how we can assist you at (800) – 469 – 6476.

Disclaimer: The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.