Brooklyn, NY – Woman Hit by MTA Bus at Nevins & Livingston St

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Brooklyn, NY - Woman Hit by MTA Bus at Nevins & Livingston St

Brooklyn, NY (May 6, 2024) – A woman was left with critical injuries after being hit by an MTA bus in the Brooklyn area on Sunday, May 5. The accident was reported at the intersection of Nevins Street and Livingston Street that afternoon around 12:18 p.m. Local reports revealed that the victim had just exited the b41 bus when she traveled in front of the vehicle to cross the street. 

The victim was not hit by the bus she departed from but by the b41 bus that was behind it. Emergency crews were rushed to the scene after being notified of a serious pedestrian-vehicle accident. The injured party was transported to Methodist Hospital by ambulance after being treated at the scene. No updates on the condition of the injured party have been provided at this time. No further information on the crash is currently available. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is being handled 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 Crashes in New York

Brooklyn, NY - Woman Hit by MTA Bus at Nevins & Livingston StEveryone should be able to use the road without fear of suffering a serious injury. Sadly, pedestrians are significantly more likely to sustain possibly fatal injuries in an automobile accident. Data indicates that a disproportionately high number of road deaths in New York involve pedestrians. Every year, the state reports more than 3,000 hospital admissions, 15,000 injuries, and 300 fatalities involving pedestrian accidents. New York is a city driven by pedestrian traffic, and roadway safety is crucial. In the event of a catastrophic collision, you should be prepared to defend your legal rights. Pedestrians are not designed to withstand the force of a car crash, and if you or someone close to you is hurt in a crash, you may be able to pursue a claim with the help of a trained lawyer. A competent Brooklyn personal injury lawyer will be ready to fight for your legal rights during this difficult time. Contact the offices of Isaacson, Schiowitz & Korson LLP today at (516) 774-3635. 

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