Manhattan, NY – Hit-&-Run Crash Ends in Injuries at W 41st St & Dyer Ave

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Manhattan, NY - Hit-&-Run Crash Ends in Injuries at W 41st St & Dyer Ave

Manhattan, NY (May 6, 2024) – There were confirmed injuries after a hit-and-run accident in the Manhattan area on Monday, May 6. The collision was reported early that morning around 6:05 a.m. at the intersection of W. 41st Street and Dyer Avenue. The victim was traveling on foot when they were hit by an oncoming motor vehicle. 

Emergency crews were quickly dispatched to the scene after being notified of the victim lying on the roadway. The at-fault driver fled the scene without rendering aid to the injured party. The victim was transported to a nearby hospital by ambulance after being treated at the scene by attending medical personnel. No updates on the condition of the involved parties are currently available. No further information on the accident is currently available. Local law enforcement officials are handling the ongoing investigation into the cause of the accident. 

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

Hit-&-Run Accidents in New York

Manhattan, NY - Hit-&-Run Crash Ends in Injuries at W 41st St & Dyer AveIn recent years, there has been a notable increase in hit-and-run accidents across the country. Pedestrians are the target of most dangerous hit-and-run incidents, and drivers who flee the scene of an accident are responsible for roughly 5 percent of all traffic fatalities nationwide. A pedestrian or cyclist is already significantly disadvantaged when they are involved in a collision. If a motorist leaves the scene without providing aid, the victim might not be able to receive the vital care they need to fully recover. This explains in part why these types of accidents are often so serious. After a hit-and-run, it is common to feel scared and alone. A lawyer can assist you in determining your legal options and provide answers to your questions so that you can make a full recovery.

Pursuing a recovery after a serious accident is far from easy. It is helpful to have a trained Manhattan pedestrian accident lawyer who is prepared to fight for your legal rights on your side to protect your legal rights. The legal team at Isaacson, Schiowitz & Korson LLP is ready to fight for the compensation you are owed. Contact our offices today at (516) 774-3635. 

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