Brooklyn, NY – Pedestrian Hurt in Crash at Eastern Pkwy & Utica Ave

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Brooklyn, NY - Pedestrian Hurt in Crash at Eastern Pkwy & Utica Ave

Brooklyn, NY (March 31, 2024) – There were reported injuries after a pedestrian accident in the Brooklyn area on Sunday, March 31. The crash was reported early that morning at around 7:53 a.m. at the intersection of Eastern Parkway and Utica Avenue. The victim was traveling on foot when they were hit by an oncoming motor vehicle. 

Emergency responders were quickly dispatched to the scene after being notified of a serious pedestrian-vehicle accident. The injured party was treated by attending medical personnel before being transported to a local hospital for additional support. The circumstances leading to the crash have not yet been determined. No further updates on the accident are currently available. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the accident is underway. 

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

Pedestrian Accidents in New York

Brooklyn, NY - Pedestrian Hurt in Crash at Eastern Pkwy & Utica AveThe safety of pedestrians is crucial. Sadly, there is a far higher chance of potentially fatal injury for pedestrians when traveling near the road. According to statistics, a significant portion of traffic deaths in New York involve people traveling on foot. Every year, there are over 300 pedestrian fatalities, over 15,000 injuries, and over 3,000 hospital admissions due to crashes involving pedestrians throughout the state. Pedestrians cannot withstand the force of an automobile collision, and that means that they are more likely to suffer serious or life-changing injuries that can make their existence very difficult. It is crucial that you be able to protect your legal rights in the event of a major pedestrian accident, and that means partnering with a trained personal injury lawyer. 

Your very way of life can be on the line after a serious pedestrian crash. Many drivers fail to look out for people traveling on foot, causing severe collisions in the process. You do not want to be by yourself as you pursue a recovery. A qualified Brooklyn pedestrian crash lawyer will be able to help guide you through the complicated claims process to maximize your recovery. The legal team at Isaacson, Schiowitz & Korson LLP is ready to get to work for you. Contact our law 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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