Brooklyn, NY – NYC Yellow Taxi Involved in Accident, Driver Killed
Brooklyn, NY (March 9, 2019) – On Monday, around 12:00 a.m., during a heavy snowfall across New York, police say that the driver of a yellow taxi was involved in an accident.
The taxi driver was allegedly involved in an accident and struck a utility pole on the Kings Highway. An ambulance was immediately called to the scene to give aid to the driver.
Police have identified the man in the taxi as a 62-year-old male, but have not yet released his name. They believe that he suffered a medical issue after the accident. Life-saving measures were taken and the man was then transported to a local hospital. However, while there, he was tragically pronounced deceased.
The accident remains under investigation at this time.
Our hearts go out to the deceased party’s family at this time, and we hope that they will be able to find peace after this tragic loss.
Car Accidents in New York
Car accidents can happen for many reasons, from weather conditions to others driving negligently on our roadways. No matter what caused a car accident that ended in the fatality of a loved one, you might be feeling helpless and alone and need assistance during this difficult time in your life. As the bills pile up and the emotions cause you to feel anxious, you might wonder where to turn following the wrongful death of a loved one in New York.
Our attorneys at Hach & Rose are here for you in your time of need if you are experiencing one of the most difficult times of your life. Car accidents happen every day and affect not just those involved, but those who have to watch their loved ones suffer at the hands of another party. Contact us today to find out what we can do for you at this time at 212-779-0057.
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