Bronx, NY – Pedestrian Hurt at Gun Hill Rd & Olinville Ave

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Over 20 years of experience in Personal Injury.

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Bronx, NY - Pedestrian Hurt at Gun Hill Rd & Olinville Ave

Bronx, NY (April 29, 2024) – There were confirmed injuries after a pedestrian accident in the Bronx area on Monday, April 29. Early that morning around 6:13 a.m., the crash was first reported at the crossing of E. Gun Hill Road and Olinville Avenue. The victim was traveling on foot when they were struck by an oncoming motorist. 

Emergency crews were rushed to the scene to render the necessary aid. At this time, the circumstances leading to the accident have not been determined. The injured pedestrian was treated at the scene before being transferred to a local hospital by ambulance for further support. No further information on the accident is currently available. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is being managed by local law enforcement officials. 

Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.

Pedestrian Accidents in New York

Bronx, NY - Pedestrian Hurt at Gun Hill Rd & Olinville AveEveryone should be able to use the road without fear of serious injury. Sadly, pedestrians are significantly more likely to suffer possibly fatal injuries in a car accident. Data indicates that a significant number of traffic fatalities in New York involve pedestrians. Every year, there are more than 300 pedestrian fatalities, more than 15,000 injuries, and more than 3,000 hospital admissions in the state. The fact that pedestrians are still disproportionately represented in road deaths across the country highlights how important pedestrian safety has become. In the case of a significant pedestrian accident, you need to be prepared to defend your legal rights because pedestrians are not designed to withstand the impact of a car crash. If you want to achieve a full recovery after a serious crash,  you should pursue a personal injury claim in close collaboration with an experienced lawyer.

Your recovery is too important to leave to chance after a serious car accident. An experienced Bronx car crash lawyer will be able to help you pursue a recovery during this difficult time. Contact the offices of Isaacson, Schiowitz & Korson LLP today at (516) 774-3635 to get started on your case with our trained legal team. 

Notes: Our accident news pieces are compiled using secondary sources such as police and fire accident reports, news reports, newspaper articles, and first-person testimonies from accident witnesses. At Isaacson, Schiowitz & Korson LLP., we have not independently verified the information regarding these accidents. If you believe any information provided is inaccurate, please contact our firm immediately for correction. Additionally, if you wish to have a post removed from our website, please inform us, and we will comply with your request.

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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