23 Jan 2023

By NY Local Accidents

In Accident News

Queens, NY (January 23, 2023) – Around 7:30 a.m. on the morning of Friday, January 20, one person was injured in a pedestrian accident that took place in Queens.

According to New York State Police, the accident happened in the early morning hours at the intersection of 47th Avenue and 30th Place. Police confirmed that a pedestrian was walking across the street at the intersection when they were struck by a passenger vehicle. It is believed that the driver of the vehicle remained at the scene.

Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were called to the scene to assist. The pedestrian, who has not yet been formally identified, was injured in the accident. They were rushed to a local hospital by EMS, though their current condition is not yet known.

The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for an extended period of time. This led to delays until the scene was cleared.

The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues. Police will update with more information as it becomes available.

We offer our warmest thoughts and prayers to the party injured in this accident. We hope that they will have a speedy recovery.

Pedestrian Accidents in New York

Pedestrians are some of the most at-risk parties on our roads in New York, becoming involved in serious accidents every single day. In fact, New York, unfortunately, sees more pedestrian accidents than many other states in the U.S. In 2021, it was reported that approximately 8.9% of all motor vehicle accidents in New York involved a pedestrian. Though a large percentage of these accidents lead to injuries, some severe, others take the lives of those involved. If you or someone you love has sustained harm in a pedestrian accident, it is crucial that you speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind.

The aftermath of a pedestrian accident might be one of the most devastating things that you have ever endured. This is why it is crucial that you speak with a Queens pedestrian accident attorney who can help you every step of the way when it comes to your claim. Even if you know that another party is to blame for your accident, you are responsible for showing that another party is to blame for your accident. This can be a daunting thing to experience as you work on your physical recovery. This is why it is imperative that you speak with a Queens personal injury attorney as soon as possible after your accident.

At The Tadchiev Law Firm P.C., our attorneys are here to help you after your life has been affected by a pedestrian accident. In the blink of an eye, you could be left with serious injuries that leave you in a difficult position, especially on emotional and financial levels. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for some of the following aspects:

  • Medical expenses
  • Lost income
  • Pain and suffering
  • Rehabilitation costs

We will stand by your side every step of the way while you navigate the New York legal system for the first time. Please do not hesitate to contact a pedestrian accident attorney in Queens at (718) 606-4099 to find out what we can do for you.

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.