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NYC Pedestrian Killed By Party Rental Truck

Posted in Pedestrian accidents,Wrongful death on May 9, 2012

Pedestrian Killed

In the news today, it was reported that a truck struck and killed a 75-year-old pedestrian while he was crossing a Manhattan street on Tuesday.  The accident occurred at First Avenue and 89th Street on the Upper East Side around 8:30 a.m.  The man, who was on crutches and wearing a reflective vest, was halfway across the street when the light turned green.

The cars began to move forward and he lost his balance and fell backward in the path of a truck’s rear tire.  He was hit by a party and tent rental truck from Ace Party Rental. Rescue crews transported the injured pedestrian to New York-Presbyterian Hospital where he was pronounced dead. An investigation on how the accident happened is in progress.

Pedestrian Accidents

If someone you love has been injured or died as a result of a vehicle accident, you need to contact the aggressive and experienced accident lawyers in Brooklyn at The Law Offices of Jay S. Knispel. A personal injury attorney will meet with you and your family to support and help you get through this challenging time of pain and suffering.

They will take the time to answer all of your questions, explain your options, carry the financial burden of legal expenses, and keep you informed during your recovery.

Accident Experience Makes A Difference

Attorney Knispel has litigated multi-million dollar catastrophic injury cases in the areas of automobile liability, products liability, and premises liability. His verdicts have been published numerous times in the New York Jury Verdict Reporter, and most recently, in the New York Law Journal.

The firm thoroughly prepares each case with precision by analyzing accident and medical records, speaking with witnesses, health care providers, assessing liability factors, and all possible legal and medical issues. They work closely with expert investigators, engineers, rehabilitation experts, and forensic accountants to achieve the maximum possible recovery for your injury.

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If you need legal assistance, contact the NYC personal injury lawyers at Law Offices of Jay S. Knispel Personal Injury Lawyers at your nearest location to schedule a free consultation.

We have two convenient locations in New York:

Law Offices of Jay S. Knispel Personal Injury Lawyers – New York City Office
450 7th Ave #409
New York, NY 10123
(212) 564-2800

Law Offices of Jay S. Knispel Personal Injury Lawyers – Brooklyn Office
26 Court St Suite 2511
Brooklyn, NY 11242
(718) 802-1600

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