Washington, N.Y. – Woman Killed on State Route 82 in Pedestrian Accident

Washington, N.Y. – Woman Killed on State Route 82 in Pedestrian Accident

Washington, N.Y. (June 7, 2019) – A woman has died after she was hit by a vehicle after getting out of her car on the highway, according to police. The fatal New York pedestrian accident occurred on Thursday, around 9:15 p.m., on State Route 82 near South Road.

Police say that the accident occurred when the victim, identified as 54-year-old Hope A. McLucas, of Pleasant Valley, stopped her 2006 BMW 325 on the southbound side of State Route 82 in her lane of travel. McLucas exited her vehicle after turning her hazard lights on to possibly help raccoons that were on or near the highway. She was standing in the northbound lane when she was hit by a northbound 2011 Toyota Tundra.

Emergency crews responded to the accident and checked McLucas, but pronounced her deceased at the scene. Police are still investigating the accident, and no criminal charges have been filed as of this article’s posting.

We would like to extend our condolences to the family who has lost their loved one in this terrible accident. Losing a loved one to a pedestrian accident is never easy to overcome, and so we hope that you may find peace and love at this difficult time.

Pedestrian Accidents and Their Injuries

When a pedestrian is injured by a vehicle, they can suffer serious injuries that include broken bones, excessive bleeding, and head trauma. These injuries can be very severe, so it’s important that a pedestrian not sit back and hope that their injuries are covered following their accident, but rather seek a solution to ensure that they are compensated. At the Law Offices of Robert A. Solomon of Metro Law, we can help you with your legal case seeking the compensation you need, and we will work hard to help you until your case is over. Call our office today to see just how we can help you at (800) 469-6476.