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Pedestrian Hit By Car in New Cumberland

Posted On Behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on May 14, 2012 in General

A male pedestrian was struck by a silver Saturn station wagon on Thursday, July 21, on two-lane Bridge Street in New Cumberland, Pennsylvania.
WHPTV reports that the accident occurred around 11:30 a.m. at the 1600 block of Bridge Street—between 16 th and Bailey Streets—when a car headed southbound on Bridge Street hit a pedestrian who was crossing the street mid-block. Early reports said the pedestrian walked out in front of the car, then hit the windshield, and went over the car.
The pedestrian was transported to Hershey Med. There is no word yet on his condition. During the accident, the passenger side windshield was shattered and a large dent left in the hood of the car. Bridge Street was closed and traffic rerouted for several hours as officials investigated the circumstances of the accident. According to PennLive.com, a pair of New Balance sneakers, blood spots, and a hat were marked off as evidence.
The Cumberland County accident reconstruction team was on hand to help. Several witnesses were also interviewed. Neither the name of the Saturn driver nor the victim have yet been released. Read more.
If you have been injured in a car accident or if someone you know has been injured or killed in a car accident, the  Pennsylvania car accident attorneys at  Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers may be able to help you.