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BRONX: Scaffolding Collapse Seriously Injured Pedestrian In Norwood
Scaffolding Accident Seriously Injures Woman Walking With Her Children
BRONX, NEW YORK (February 24, 2017) – A scaffolding accident in the Bronx left a woman walking her two children seriously injured as she was walking in Norwood, according to NBC News.
Paramedics rushed to the scene of the accident and came across a female pedestrian that was bleeding from the head. She was transported to the hospital in stable condition.
The identity of the 39-year-old victim has not been released. Her two children did not appear to be harmed following the collapse.
Authorities are still trying to determine what caused the collapse. The sidewalk was sectioned off as investigators tried to determine what happened.
There may be liability of the owner of the premises where the accident took place on. This is one of the things that will come out after a thorough investigation.