Jamaica, NY – Fatal Motorcycle Accident on Van Wyck Expressway
Posted on Sunday, May 5th, 2019 at 3:31 pm
Jamaica, NY (May 5, 2019) – On Saturday morning, police say that a young law student from Brooklyn was killed in a fatal motorcycle accident on the Van Wyck Expressway.
At the time, they said that 26-year-old David Ferraro was riding to the school’s library to meet his girlfriend when he was struck by a 2014 Honda that was changing lanes.
His family and friends, who are mourning their loss at this time, say that he usually took the car to the library but decided to take his motorcycle this time.
The driver of the Honda that struck him remained at the scene and has been cooperating with police, but no charges have allegedly been filed. At this time, police continue their investigation into the accident.
Motorcycle Accidents in New York
We would like to take this time to extend our sincere condolences to the family and friends of David Ferraro during this difficult time, with the hopes that they will find peace and comfort. Motorcycle accidents are growing in frequency across New York, with motorcyclists sitting at 37 times more likely to lose their lives in accidents than any other parties on our roads. If you have lost somebody close to you in a fatal motorcycle crash, it might be time for you and your loved ones to consider a claim against a negligent party.
Our attorneys at Hach & Rose would like you to know that you have many rights to compensation under the law if you have suffered some of the most excruciating and devastating losses. Losing somebody you love so unexpectedly can be a life-changing endeavor that can leave you in a challenging position. Please understand that you have rights and protections under the law and contact us at 212-779-0057.
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Disclaimer: Our intent in these posts it to bring attention to the dangers members in our community face and to encourage caution. Accidents do happen and we hope these posts help those affected. However, this information should not be misconstrued as legal or medical advice, and we urge you to contact a trained legal professional for more information regarding your specific situation.