Tragedy struck Fort Greene, Brooklyn on Nov. 2 when a car struck several pedestrians after leaving the road. The fatal accident claimed the life of a 9-year-old boy and injured three other people, according to New York police arriving on the scene. No criminal charges have been filed in association with the accident, but the investigation is ongoing.
A horrifying accident has left a 5-year-old child dead on Sept. 26, according to local law enforcement. This tragic, fatal accident happened in the New York borough of Brooklyn in the mid-afternoon. New York police are still investigating the accident, and no charges have been filed so far.
A horrific crash has resulted in two deaths according to local law enforcement sources. A motorcyclist and his passenger, longtime friends according to their families, were killed in a fatal accident involving an SUV on Sept. 14. Preliminary investigations suggest the driver of the motorcycle may have been at fault for the accident, though New York officials are still investigating.
A horrifying tragedy in western New York has left a family torn asunder. The fatal accident involved an out-of-control bus that struck and killed an 8-month old child off a New York street. Police are still investigating the cause of the crash, and no charges have yet been filed in this terrible incident.
A tragic accident on a local highway has left seven people dead and families torn asunder, as four of the victims were children. Another man was injured as well when a trailer came loose on a New York highway on the evening of May 29. An investigation into the cause of this fatal accident is ongoing.
Tragedy struck on a highway on May 5 when a motorcyclist collided with a car, resulting in the cyclist's death. The fatal accident took place in the afternoon and an investigation is ongoing by local and New York State Police. Authorities have turned to witnesses for additional information about the crash.
A 24-year-old construction worker is dead after an accident on a job site on April 13. According to New York State Police, the man was helping to unload a trailer when the fatal accident occurred. The Department of Foreign Affairs has informed the man's next-of-kin, who live out of country.
It may take New York police some time to sort through the details of a recent car accident in Harlem. One passenger was killed and several other people injured in the two vehicle fatal accident. In the immediate aftermath of the crash, one driver was detained and charged with operating a motor vehicle without a license as well as aggravated unlicensed operation. Those criminal charges, however, do not fully explain exactly what occurred.
It is never easy to love a love one to declining health. However, when the loss appears to be directly related to the negligence of medical personnel, it may sting even more because a high standard of care is expected when someone is being treated for a medical condition. Recently, a New York woman filed a wrongful death suit against St. Joseph Hospital after her husband died during his stay there.
A tragic wrongful death case is now being heard in a New York courtroom. The case revolves around two young friends who were left alone inside of a home approximately two years ago. Initially the two were playing video games, but they later found a handgun in a bedroom. They begin to load and unload the gun, and it eventually fired, striking one of the children in the head and killing him. Criminal charges resulted, as well as a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the victim's parents.