Queens, NY – Pedestrian Injured, Hit by Van at 69th St & Roosevelt Ave

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Queens, NY - Pedestrian Injured, Hit by Van at 69th St & Roosevelt Ave

Queens, NY (April 23, 2024) – There were confirmed injuries after a pedestrian crash in the Queens area on Tuesday, April 23. The collision took place early that morning around 5:22 a.m. at the intersection of 69th Street and Roosevelt Avenue. The victim was traveling on foot when they were hit by a white minivan. 

The injured party reportedly suffered serious injuries in the crash. Emergency crews were quickly dispatched after being notified of a pedestrian-vehicle accident. The circumstances leading to the accident have not yet been determined. The injured party was treated at the scene before being transferred to a local hospital for additional support. The area was temporarily closed while emergency crews were present. No additional information on the accident is currently available. Local law enforcement officials are handling the ongoing crash investigation. 

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

Pedestrian Accidents in New York

Queens, NY - Pedestrian Injured, Hit by Van at 69th St & Roosevelt AveTo prevent people from suffering catastrophic injuries, there are laws governing driving behavior. Unfortunately, in a traffic accident, pedestrians are far more likely to sustain potentially fatal injuries. Statistics show that pedestrians are involved in a significant percentage of road deaths in New York. Across the state, there are annually over 300 pedestrian deaths, over 15,000 injuries, and over 3,000 hospital admissions. Pedestrians continue to be over-represented in national traffic fatalities, showing just how serious of an issue pedestrian safety has become. Because pedestrians cannot withstand the force of an automobile collision, you need to be ready to protect your legal rights in the event of a major pedestrian accident. This is often only possible when you work closely with a trained attorney to pursue a personal injury claim. 

Your ability to live a normal life can be on the line after a serious pedestrian accident. You may be able to pursue a complete recovery when you work closely with an experienced Queens pedestrian crash lawyer to file a claim. The 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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