Westchester, NY – Pedestrian Injured In Crash on School StreetNY/NJ Legal News
Westchester, NY (September 6, 2019) – On September 4, at approximately 8:55 p.m., emergency crews rushed to the scene of a major pedestrian accident on School Street.
According to reports, a pedestrian was walking along the eastbound side of School Street when they were struck by a motor vehicle near the intersection of Wampus Avenue.
The driver fled from the scene without stopping to render aid.
The pedestrian sustained very serious injuries in the collision and was transported to Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla for treatment.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the injured pedestrian and their family.
Pedestrian Accidents in New York
Every year, more than 15,000 pedestrians are struck by motor vehicles across New York. These unfortunate incidents often result in serious and life-threatening injuries for victims. In many cases, victims are left to deal with excruciating pain and suffering.
To make matters even worse, they are often forced to undergo surgery and spend thousands of dollars on the medical treatment they need to recover. When victims are harmed in accidents, by no fault of their own, it is crucial that they contact a pedestrian accident attorney in New York to protect their legal rights.
For over 40-years, New York pedestrian accident attorneys at Metro Law have provided exceptional legal assistance to victims harmed in these horrific incidents. Our team of knowledgeable attorneys helps victims collect full and fair restitution to alleviate the financial burdens they face from their accidents. If you were harmed in a pedestrian accident, by no fault of your own, contact our personal injury attorneys in New York at (973) 721-9984 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.