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Green Island, NY – Teen Killed in Car Crash on SR-787

Green Island, NY - Teen Killed in Car Crash on SR-787

Green Island, NY (February 09, 2020) – One teenager was killed and another has been left in serious condition following an accident in which a car struck four pedestrians.

The sheriff’s department, as well as various police departments, were dispatched to the crash site on State Road 787 shortly after 11:00 on Saturday, February 8th.

The county sheriff stated that his deputies located several teenage victims that had been hit by a car. All of them were in need of medical care.

Police logs indicate that one of the pedestrians, a 17-year-old boy, was completely unresponsive. He was taken to Samaritan Hospital where he was pronounced dead a short while later. 

Three more teenage victims were taken to Albany Medical Center, one of whom is in critical condition.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.  Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.

Fatal Accidents in Green Island

Green Island, NY - Teen Killed in Car Crash on SR-787

Whenever a pedestrian is struck by a car, it is always the pedestrian who incurs the more serious or even deadly injuries. The initial impact caused by the car’s contact with the pedestrian and the subsequent impact of the force knocking the pedestrian down and smashing against the asphalt or sidewalk could cause severe injuries such as penetrating head wounds, spinal cord damage leading to paralysis, ruptured internal organs, and broken bones. 

These kinds of injuries almost always have strong emotional and financial consequences on the victims as well as their families.

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