13 Jun 2023

By NY Local Accidents

In Accident News

Queens, NY (June 13, 2023) – A pedestrian was injured in an accident that took place at an intersection in Queens on the evening of Tuesday, June 13.

According to Queens officials, the accident happened at 5:22 p.m. at the intersection of Grandview Avenue and Gates Avenue. Police confirmed that a pedestrian was walking in the area when they were suddenly struck by a passenger vehicle due to reasons that are not yet known. The driver of the vehicle allegedly stayed at the scene.

Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other Queens responders were dispatched to the scene to assist those in need. The unidentified pedestrian was hurt as a result of the collision. The pedestrian was treated at the crash site by EMS crews and then rushed to the hospital for further treatment. Their current condition is not yet known.

Due to the severity of the crash, the roadway was blocked at the intersection for a period of time.

Police continue their investigation into the circumstances of the collision. They will update with new information as it becomes available.

We offer our warmest sympathies to the pedestrian who has hurt in this accident. We hope that they receive a speedy recovery.

Pedestrian Accidents in New York 

Pedestrians are anybody who chooses to walk on foot or run from one area to the next. Though pedestrians are commonplace on our roads, they are immensely vulnerable in the event of an accident involving any type of vehicle. This means that many pedestrians will become injured or even lose their lives in New York accidents every year. In one year’s time, it is estimated that an average of 300 pedestrians are killed, and 15,000 sustain injuries in New York pedestrian collisions. If you are someone who has been hurt in a life-altering pedestrian crash, you should speak with an attorney as soon as possible.

Being hurt in a pedestrian accident can be a challenging thing to face. You may find yourself in a position of painful injuries or unable to pay the bills that pile up against you. Your family could be affected if you are unable to work or get around on your own. It is normal to feel stressed and alone after a pedestrian accident. Because of this, you should speak with a Queens pedestrian accident attorney who can help you every step of the way during these complex times.

Facing any type of accident claim on your own can come with its challenges. Because of this, our attorneys at The Tadchiev Law Firm, P.C. are here to assist you along the way. Having the help of an attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are protected as you navigate the complicated legal system. We will assist you as you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects, such as the following:

  • Medical bills
  • Lost wages
  • Pain and suffering
  • Therapy costs

You should not have to face a pedestrian accident claim entirely on your own. Please contact a pedestrian accident attorney in Queens at (718) 606-4099 to find out what we can do for you when you need our assistance the most.

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.