No one can ever prepare themselves for an event that leaves their child injured. No matter how careful parents are, or how much they teach their children to be careful when around busy streets and roadways, the unthinkable can happen.
Such is the case of a 6-year-old girl who was struck by a westbound SUV in the 900 block of Burnett Avenue at about 6:50 p.m. on June 15th.
The child, whose name has not been released, suffered a head injury and was taken to Upstate University Hospital in Syracuse. She is listed in serious condition but is expected to survive her injuries.
The Syracuse Police Department are asking for the help of the public in finding and locating the vehicle that hit the child and kept on heading west on Burnett Avenue. The vehicle is described as a light colored or white four-door sport utility vehicle. The SUV may have sustained minor damage to the headlight and grill area as a result of striking the child. Anyone with any information about the vehicle or the incident is being asked to contact the Syracuse Police Department Traffic Section at (315) 442-5151.
When you or a loved one is injured by no fault of their own or by the irresponsible actions of another person, you want to do all that you can for them. Not only do you want to make sure that their injuries are seen to, but to make sure that the guilty parties are held accountable for their actions.
Bottar Leone, PLLC is one of the most skilled personal injury and accident law firms in the country. We are committed to our clients and we take pride in our success in getting them everything that they are entitled to by law. We want the highest and best compensation for our clients’ injuries, losses and damages they have suffered. We are also committed seeing that those responsible are brought to justice.
If you or a loved one has been hurt in an accident, contact us for a free consultation and legal analysis. We are here for you. Call today.