Brentwood, NY – Pedestrian Fatally Struck at Suffolk Ave & Fulton St

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Brentwood, NY - Pedestrian Fatally Struck at Suffolk Ave & Fulton St

Brentwood, NY (April 15, 2024) – On Sunday, April 14, a pedestrian was killed after a traffic accident in the Brentwood area. The fatal crash was reported at the intersection of Suffolk Avenue and Fulton Street early that morning around 2:40 a.m. A man was crossing Suffolk on foot when he was hit by a westbound 2014 Honda Pilot. 

Emergency responders were quickly dispatched after being notified of a serious pedestrian-vehicle accident. The injured party suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene by attending medical personnel. The driver of the Honda was not injured in the impact. The vehicle was impounded for a safety check. At this time, the identity of the deceased party has been withheld. No further information on the deadly crash is currently available. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the accident is being managed by local law enforcement officials. 

We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

Deadly Pedestrian Crashes in New York

Brentwood, NY - Pedestrian Fatally Struck at Suffolk Ave & Fulton StThere are rules of the road in place to protect everyone from being seriously hurt. Unfortunately, pedestrians have a considerably higher risk of suffering potentially deadly injuries in a crash. Based on statistical data, a notable proportion of traffic fatalities in New York involve pedestrians. There are more than 300 pedestrian deaths, over 15,000 injuries, and more than 3,000 hospital admissions in the state per year. You must be prepared to defend your legal rights in the event of a serious pedestrian accident because pedestrians are not able to withstand the power of an automotive collision. A trained lawyer can be there to help you pursue a wrongful death claim after a fatal accident. 

A deadly collision is never easy, and you may feel that your life will never be the same after losing someone close to you. A qualified Brentwood wrongful death lawyer is ready to fight for your legal rights. The experienced legal team at Isaacson, Schiowitz & Korson LLP is here to help you during this difficult time. Contact our offices today at (516) 774-3635. 

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Disclaimers: To promote safety and prevent tragic accidents, we urge individuals in our community to drive slowly and cautiously. This news article is not intended as a solicitation for business. Any information provided should not be considered professional medical or legal advice. Additionally, please note that the photo used in this post is not from the location of the collision.

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