Recent NYC pedestrian accidents claim three lives
Car accidents in Queens and East Harlem caused fatal injuries to three people on Monday, November 11.
A yellow Chevrolet Camaro that was heading west on Queens Boulevard near Broadway, crashed into a phone booth, a lamp post, and two parked cars around 7:30 a.m. before it went over the curb and hit two pedestrians.
Fifty-nine-year-old Man Chit Cheng died at the scene of the accident while 41-year-old Mu Wang Lin was pronounced dead at the Elmhurst Hospital. Both were Queens residents.
Meanwhile in East Harlem, a taxi heading west on East 102nd Street crashed into a southbound box truck. The truck then went over the curb and struck 65-year-old Manhattan resident Olga Rivera. Rivera was pronounced dead at Mount Sinai Hospital.
The police are conducting investigations into the accidents.
The New York City attorneys at Hach & Rose, LLP extend our sincere condolences to those affected by these tragic accidents.