Queensbridge, NY – Fatal Train Accident Involving Pedestrian at 21st Street
Queensbridge, NY (June 22, 2019) – Around 9:30 p.m. on Wednesday, police received 911 reports of a person struck by a train in an accident in Queensbridge, Queens.
When police and paramedics arrived at the scene of the accident, they found that an unidentified individual had been struck by a New York subway train at the 21st Street F-Line station in Queensbridge.
Paramedics and police are not sure what caused the individual to be on the tracks at the time, but they did confirm that the individual was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident due to bodily trauma.
Police continue their investigation into the accident at this time.
Train Accidents in New York
Fatal train accidents sadly happen far too often, causing serious repercussions for the families who suffer the aftermath. Our deepest condolences are warmly extended to the family and friends of the party whose life was taken in this accident, with the hopes that they will be able to find peace and comfort at this time. It is important to understand that you have many significant rights after you have had to say goodbye to somebody you love, but you are never without help.
Our attorneys at Hach & Rose are well aware of how overwhelming it can be to face the aftermath of a fatal accident, especially if you believe that the accident could have been prevented and another party has acted in a reckless manner. Our dedicated and compassionate team of attorneys are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you have at this time. Please do not hesitate to reach out to us for the help you deserve at 212-779-0057.
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