Hit and run accidents involving pedestrians in New York City seem to be approaching epidemic status. On Monday, the New York City Police Department found an unconscious 53-year old man lying in the street on the Queens side of the Midtown Tunnel. According to a report by CBS New York, the injured man was taken to Columbia-Presbyterian where the medical personnel informed the police that the man was likely hit by a car.
At Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool, our attorneys aggressively pursue New York injury cases against hit-and-run drivers. Our team can assist in investigating the accident and the extent of your injuries. We will file a claim against the driver and can assist in recovering damages on your behalf by working to collect damages from the owner of the car and his or her insurance company, other vehicles in the driver or car owner’s household and even from your own insurance company if the driver is never located or the insurance coverage is inadequate to compensate you for your medical expenses, pain and suffering, lost wages, disability and other losses.
Call the New York law office of Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool at 212-406-1700 to discuss your case.