A Queens man was struck and killed by a driver who allegedly ran a stop sign hitting the pedestrian who was lawfully within the crosswalk according to a story published in the New York Daily News.
Pedestrian accidents represent approximately half of the fatalities caused by traffic accidents in New York City. Despite city-wide initiatives, traffic regulations and safety measures for pedestrians, pedestrians are still struck by motor vehicles.
Our pedestrian accident attorneys handle lawsuits for injured victims as well as wrongful death claims for grieving families. Our attorneys realize the tremendous hardships a traffic accident can impose on victims and their families. As a result, we are committed to helping ease their financial burden. We will pursue maximum compensation for all damages victims and their families may have suffered due to the accident.