Niagara, NY (December 26, 2018) – The man who tragically died in a motorcycle accident with a motor vehicle on Monday evening, December 24, has been identified as the acting fire captain with the Niagara Falls Fire Department, 51-year-old Carl ‘Keifer’ Stahlman. The fatal accident was reported to have occurred at around 5:00 p.m. on Fashion Outlet Boulevard, in the vicinity of Military.
According to authorities who were called to the scene, the accident took place as Stahlman was exiting the Fashion Outlets Mall on a motorcycle. Stahlman’s motorcycle was struck by another vehicle operated by a 19-year-old woman from Grand Island. The impact of the collision was reported to have ejected Stahlman from the bike.
Paramedics and police were immediately called to the scene in order to assist the victim and evaluate the damages. Tragically, Stallman was pronounced dead at the scene.
Town of Niagara Police are currently in charge of the investigation into this incident. No further details have been provided at this time.
We wish to offer our deepest condolences to the loved ones of Carl ‘Keifer’ Stahlman during this tragic time, first and foremost. We would also like to extend our sincere appreciation to the victim for his years of dedicated service. Motorcycle Accidents in New York commonly result in extremely serious injuries or death due to the vulnerability of the victim at the time of a collision. While it can be terribly challenging, it is absolutely essential to understand that you may have significant rights following a sudden collision.
Our immensely experienced New York accident attorneys at Hach & Rose have dedicated their lives to assisting those who have been affected by the actions of negligent drivers and other irresponsible entities. We entirely recognize the devastating physical, emotional, and financial challenges that occur in the aftermath of an unexpected accident. If you have lost a loved one in a New York motorcycle accident due to another party, please don’t hesitate to call (212) 779-0057 today.
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