There are reports of a Scarborough car accident that resulted in a pedestrian being struck by one of the involved vehicles. According to reports, a two-vehicle crash in Scarborough resulted in a vehicle going onto the sidewalk and striking a woman who was pushing a stroller. This Scarborough car and pedestrian accident occurred at Brimley Road and St. Clair on the morning of September 26, 2012.
Reports indicate that the child was not injured. The woman was transported to hospital with leg injuries.
Accidents involving pedestrians are, unfortunately, quite common. This pedestrian accident is somewhat unusual given that the vehicle mounted the sidewalk. Most pedestrian accidents occur while pedestrians are crossing in roadways, crosswalks, intersections and often times in driveways and parking lots.
The woman injured in this pedestrian and motor vehicle accident in Toronto may be able to advance a claim for her injuries and losses. This could include claims for accident benefits as well as tort claim against the at-fault drivers.
Iacobelli Law Firm represents pedestrians that have been seriously injured as a result of being struck by a car or other motor vehicle. We offer a free, no obligation, consultation to prospective clients.