Pittsburgh, PA – Two Injured in Hit-and-Run Crash at Belleau Dr IntersectionLaw Pa
Pittsburgh, PA (July 26, 2020) – Two people were allegedly injured in a hit-and-run pedestrian crash at an intersection in Pittsburgh.
The accident took place around midnight last night, July 25, at the intersection of Belleau Drive and Belleau Street. A woman and her four-year-old daughter were crossing the intersection when they were struck by a vehicle.
The driver of the vehicle immediately fled the scene of the accident. It is believed that police have not yet identified the driver.
The injured victims were taken to an area hospital but have been reported in stable condition at this time.
The investigation into the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Pennsylvania
Pedestrians are some of the most susceptible parties on our roads, which means that they are most likely to be seriously harmed in a catastrophic accident. In the first six months of 2018, it was reported that 90 pedestrians lost their lives and many more were hospitalized as a result of these horrific and life-altering accidents. Being injured in a pedestrian accident can have an enormous impact on your life, especially if the accident was a hit-and-run accident.
The aftermath of a pedestrian accident can have a huge and lasting impact on your life. It is true that no amount of money can take back the fact that a pedestrian accident occurred. However, receiving compensation for your injuries can help you move forward on many levels so that you do not feel so alone as you endure your recovery. If you have been injured, you have many options for recovery. It is essential that you seek the dedicated help of a personal injury attorney in Pennsylvania.
At Edelstein Martin & Nelson, our Pennsylvania accident attorneys have stood by the sides of numerous victims injured in pedestrian accidents. We understand how overwhelming these accidents can be and the impact that they can have on every aspect of your life. We will help you gain compensation for an array of damages including medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more when you need it the most. If you have been seriously harmed and wonder where you can turn, please contact an accident attorney in Pennsylvania immediately at (215) 731-9900.
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Disclaimer: As a well-respected member of the community, we at Edelstein, Martin & Nelson strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who drives on our roads and highways. We are always saddened by these accidents but hope that, through awareness members of our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.