New York, NY – Pedestrian Struck by Train on W 34th StNY/NJ Legal News
New York, NY (December 19, 2019) – A pedestrian accident on West 34th Street left one person injured.
On December 18, just after 8 p.m., authorities responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on West 34th Street. According to reports, a pedestrian was traveling near the tracks located on West 34th Street and 8th Avenue when they were struck by a train.
The victim incurred injuries in the incident and was rushed to Bellevue Hospital.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in New York
Every year, thousands of pedestrians are injured in motor vehicle accidents throughout New York. Accidents involving trains are becoming fairly common, leaving countless victims with devastating and life-threatening injuries. In some cases, victims can contact a pedestrian accident attorney in New York to get the justice they deserve.
Our team at Metro Law has over four decades of combined experience fighting on behalf of accident victims to ensure they get the justice they deserve. Our personal injury attorneys in New York strive to help victims collect the maximum amount of compensation available for pain and suffering, medical treatment, and more. Contact our law firm today at (800) 469-6476 to see how we can help you.
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.