New York – Two workmen were injured on the job in a horrific car crash. The pedestrian accident occurred when the driver of a car hit the pedestrians with his car while they were working. The workers were collecting garbage when the driver struck the accident victims but then fled the scene of the collision. One of the injured workers suffered critical injuries including a possible traumatic brain injury (TBI) and was initially found to be unconscious by emergency responders. He was rushed to the hospital but emergency procedures and care were not enough. The injury victim subsequently died of his wounds in the hospital. The second work injury victim was also treated on the scene by medical personnel and transferred to the emergency room for further care. Police report that they have since found the driver that fled the scene after causing the accident. It is unclear whether speeding or drunk driving were involved. Check out this article for more details about this hit-and-run car accident.
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