Truck vs. Motorcycle Accident: A Preventable Tragedy
The summer months are the perfect time to put away the practical sedan and dust off the motorcycle – fresh air, warm sunshine, and adrenaline rush. Unfortunately, there are tragedies on the road that can take the joy out of your summer. Irresponsible drivers not only make the road a dangerous place, but they can cut your life short. For 19 year old Stephen Fay, June 5th 2012 started out as an adrenaline rush and ended as a life changing event for his family. While traveling along East Gate Blvd in Nassau County New York on his brand new 2012 Kawasaki Ninja motorcycle when he was unable to avoid hitting a box truck driven by Kevin Kizzie of Brooklyn. Mr. Fay was thrown from his motorcycle and later pronounced dead at a nearby hospital. Mr. Kizzie was operating his truck without a valid New York State license.
Careless or irresponsible drivers can make the roads of New York a dangerous place, however, you can do something to help prevent vehicle tragedies like this one. Motorcycle accidents are one of the major causes of traumatic brain injuries. If you or someone you love was seriously injured or killed in a motorcycle accident, you should consider contacting a top New York accident lawyer who will not only fight for you, but also make an example of negligent drivers who break the laws and put other people in danger.
Take up the cause of road safety by exercising your rights to a fair trial and receiving equitable compensation for your injuries by scheduling a free consultation with the qualified Bronx motorcycle accident lawyers at the Law Offices of Jay S. Knispel, LLC.
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