Comedic actor Michael McKean suffered a broken leg Tuesday after he was struck by a car while walking in the Upper West Side of New York City. According to reports, McKean sustained multiple injuries in the accident and was taken to St. Luke’s Hospital nearby.
McKean was in New York City to perform in a Gore Vidal’s Broadway play, “The Best Man” on Tuesday night. He had to miss the performance due to the extent of his injuries for the first time in his career, according to his manager.
Pedestrian Accident Statistics
- According to the National Highway and Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), approximately 5,000 people are killed each year in pedestrian-vehicle accidents.
- More than one in ten fatal highway accidents involve a pedestrian.
Pedestrian Accident Attorneys in Seattle
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