Posted on Monday, June 3rd, 2019 at 11:37 pm
Yonkers, NY (June 3, 2019) – Early on Saturday morning, June 1st, a person was tragically killed in a motorcycle collision involving one other vehicle. Police stated that the accident occurred at around 1:44 a.m. on I-87 southbound.
According to state police, the crash was a two-vehicle accident which took place unknown reasons. At this time, details remain vague, as police have only reported the crash as a fatal two-car accident. Neither the identity of the victim nor the cause of the collision has been stated at this time.
Emergency medical crews were called to the scene, where they pronounced the motorcyclist deceased. No further details have been provided, as police are actively conducting a thorough investigation into the events that led to this incident.
Motorcycle Accidents in New York
Our sincere condolences are wholeheartedly extended to the loved ones of the victim, first and foremost as we uphold our highest hopes for their ability to cope with this tragedy. Motorcycle accidents in New York are often injurious or fatal, especially considering that there is very little protection in place for a rider at the time of impact. While it can be extremely difficult, it is important for the bereaved family to know that they may have significant rights at this time.
Our New York accident attorneys at Hach & Rose have devoted their careers to those who have suffered due to the actions of another person or other negligent entity. We understand that there is nothing as tragic as the sudden loss of a family member, and we are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you may have.
If you have lost a loved one in a motorcycle accident due to no fault of your own, please don’t hesitate to call 212-779-0057 today.
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