6 Oct 2023

By NY Local Accidents

In Accident News

Merrick, NY (October 6, 2023) – A 44-year-old woman was left seriously injured as a result of a pedestrian accident that occurred in the Merrick neighborhood on Wednesday evening, October 4.

At around 7:50 p.m., the New York Police Department was dispatched to the scene of an automobile accident on Merrick Avenue.

According to police reports, a 73-year-old man was driving a 2019 Audi on Merrick Avenue near Miller Place when he struck a pedestrian. The pedestrian, identified as a 44-year-old female, was seriously injured.

The woman was transported by ambulance to a local hospital, where she was admitted in critical condition.

At this time, the incident is being investigated.

We hope the injured woman recovers quickly.

Pedestrian Accidents in New York

Motor vehicle accidents can be especially devastating. Unfortunately, we see thousands of people harmed as a result of collisions in New York every year. When pedestrians are involved in these accidents, the chances of them suffering severe and critical injuries are dramatically increased.

We see many pedestrians left with severe compound fractures, trauma to the head, and even internal organ injuries as a result of collisions. These and other severe injuries often require tens of thousands of dollars in medical care and force victims out of work for several weeks or even months. The unfortunate truth is that dealing with the aftermath of an automobile collision can be incredibly challenging.

If you have been involved in a pedestrian accident caused by someone else’s negligence or recklessness, seeking legal assistance as soon as possible is imperative. You should reach out to a Merrick pedestrian accident lawyer right away to ensure that your legal rights are protected. After a crash, you have the ability to pursue a claim for compensation against the responsible party. Your attorney will be able to help you through the legal process and fight for the maximum amount of compensation possible.

At The Tadchiev Law Firm P.C., we understand how overwhelming it can be to suffer serious injuries in a pedestrian accident. For this reason, our personal injury lawyers are here to guide and support you through the complex legal process. We go above and beyond just legal representation by thoroughly investigating your case, gathering evidence, and fighting for fair compensation from insurance companies on your behalf. Our commitment to justice has led us to successfully represent countless victims who have suffered injuries due to someone else’s negligence. Trust us to protect your rights and get you the justice and compensation that you deserve. Contact our firm today at (718) 606-4099 for a consultation so we can start working toward achieving the best possible outcome for your case.

Notes: When writing these accident news pieces, our writers rely on secondary sources. These sources are comprised of police and fire accident reports, news reports, and newspaper articles, as well as first-person testimonies from accident witnesses. Because of this, our team at The Tadchiev Law Firm P.C. has not independently validated the information regarding this accident. Please get in touch with our company to have any inaccurate information corrected right away. Please let us know if you want the post to be taken down from our website, and we will do our best to comply.

Disclaimers: In order to prevent being engaged in a tragic accident, we wish to encourage the people in our neighborhood to drive slowly and with caution. This news article is not meant to be a solicitation for business. Any information offered shouldn’t be regarded as professional medical or legal advice. The photo used in this post wasn’t taken at the location of the collision.