4 Jul 2023

By NY Local Accidents

In Accident News

Queens, NY (July 4, 2023) – A pedestrian accident that led to injuries took place at an intersection in Queens on the morning of Tuesday, July 4.

According to Queens Police, the accident happened around 6:20 a.m. at the intersection of 65th Avenue and Queens Boulevard. Police confirmed that a pedestrian was walking in the area when they were suddenly struck by a passenger vehicle that was traveling through the intersection. The driver of the vehicle remained on scene after the accident.

Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. The pedestrian, who has only been identified as an adult male, sustained injuries in the accident. He was seen bleeding at the scene and taken to the hospital by EMS crews.

The roadway was blocked at the intersection for some time. This led to delays until the scene was cleared.

No further details have been released at this time. Queens Police continue their investigation into the collision.

Our thoughts and sympathies go out to the pedestrian injured in this accident with hopes of a full recovery.

Pedestrian Accidents in New York 

New York is no stranger to pedestrian accidents, which tend to increase every year throughout the state. In just one recent year’s time, it is estimated that 300 pedestrians were killed and 15,000 people were injured in these horrific accidents throughout the state of New York. Though drivers are supposed to be on the lookout for pedestrians at all times, these accidents still occur in the blink of an eye. If your life has been turned upside-down due to a pedestrian accident that was caused by another party, it is crucial that you speak with an attorney that you can trust.

Proving that another party acted negligently after a pedestrian accident is not always an easy thing to do. On top of this, you should know that the insurance company will fight back when it comes to your claim, making things more difficult for you. It can be a complex matter trying to bring a claim against one or more parties after an accident. An attorney can help you with some of the following aspects after a pedestrian crash:

  • Defending you against the insurance company
  • Gather strong evidence to prove that one or more parties are liable for your accident
  • Hire expert witnesses who can support your claim

If you have been hurt in a pedestrian accident, you should never delay when it comes to speaking with a Queens pedestrian accident lawyer.

Your personal injury claim should be an important matter to you. This is why our attorneys at The Tadchiev Law Firm P.C. are here to help you get back on your feet. Regardless of the circumstances of your claim, we will stand by your side and provide you with the resources that you need to be successful in your claim. We will help you work toward the compensation that is needed to move forward financially at this time. Please do not hesitate to contact a pedestrian accident attorney in Queens at (718) 606-4099 to find out what options are available 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.