Posted on Tuesday, June 25th, 2019 at 11:51 pm
Caroga, NY (June 25, 2019) – Authorities are actively investigating a deadly crash between a motorcyclist and a motor vehicle that took place in front of Caroga Town Hall on Monday morning, June 24th. The accident happened on Highway 10 in the town of Caroga around 11:30 a.m.
According to police, a vehicle was attempting to make a left turn into the town hall’s parking lot off of State Route 10 when it collided with a motorcycle. The motorcyclist, later identified as Daniel Warner, 70, suffered serious injuries as medical staff from the Nathan Littauer Primary Care Center, as well as a passing motorist, attempted to save him. He was transported to a nearby hospital, where he was tragically pronounced deceased a short time later.
The driver of the other vehicle, identified only as an 82-year-old man, remained at the scene and was ticketed for failure to yield right of way. No further information has been provided at this time.
Motorcycle Accidents in New York
Our warmest thoughts and prayers are first and foremost extended to the loved ones of Daniel Warner, as we can only hope they are able to cope with this tragic and devastating accident. Motorcycle accidents in New York are often fatal due to the fact there is generally very little protection in place at the time of impact. While it may be terribly difficult, it is important for bereaved family members to know that they may likely have substantial 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 party or other entity, such as a manufacturer. We understand that there is nothing as difficult as attempting to move forward after the sudden loss of a loved one, and we are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you may have.
If you have lost a family member in a motorcycle accident due to reasons beyond the victims’ control, please don’t hesitate to call 212-779-0057 today.
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