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Crash alert: 68-year-old pedestrian struck by SUV on Crossville street

by Ponce Law | September 30th, 2020

CROSSVILLE, TN – A pedestrian was hospitalized after she was struck by an SUV on a street in Crossville Monday, according to 1057 News.

68-year-old Carol Sybert was walking across Main Street in the vicinity of 4th Street when she was hit by a vehicle driven by 64-year-old Debra A. Duffy of Crossville. Police said Duffy was making a left turn on Main Street, did not initially see Sybert, and was unable to avoid hitting her.

Sybert, of Cameron, Missouri, sustained injuries that were not life-threatening, and was treated at Cumberland Medical Center. The incident marked the seventh time this year that a pedestrian has been struck by a vehicle in Cumberland County.

When you’ve been injured by a motor vehicle as a pedestrian, your injuries may be serious and require a long recovery period. When your injuries are due to someone else’s negligence, you deserve compensation for the harm done to you and the disruption to your life. At Ponce Law, our Nashville pedestrian accident attorneys have experience investigating the causes of pedestrian accidents, and we’ll work hard to hold the responsible parties accountable for their negligence.  To learn more about how we can help, call us at (844) 204-6765 or contact us online.