Staten Island, NY (February 14, 2019) – At approximately 10:40 p.m. on Wednesday night, February 13, a 37-year-old man was reported to have lost his arm in a seriously injurious train accident on Staten Island. According to authorities, the incident happened at the Pleasant Plains train station for reasons that are unclear at this time.
White Plains, NY (January 20, 2019) – Yesterday morning around 7:15 a.m., a northbound metro-train was making its last stop near White Plains Station when it was involved in a train accident with a pedestrian. (more…)
Queens, NY (January 18, 2019) – Friday morning, January 18, one person was reported to have been struck by a train, prompting responses from local law enforcement, as well as emergency medical crews. The collision happened at around 8:00 a.m. after an individual wound up in the path of the train for reasons that are currently unknown.
Farmingdale, NY (January 1, 2019) – Authorities are actively involved in an investigation into an incident in which a person was struck by a train in Farmingdale. The accident took place early Tuesday morning, January 1, at around 12:30 a.m., a little west of the Long Island Rail R
Brooklyn, NY (December 28, 2018) – According to police, a 57-year-old man was struck and killed by a subway train after ending up on the tracks on Thursday afternoon, December 27, at the Neck Road station in Sheepshead Bay. The incident was reported to police to have occurred at around 4:30 p.m.(more…)
Kingston, NY (December 26, 2018) – Early Monday morning, December 24, police were alerted to an incident that claimed the life of a man after he was struck by a train in Kingston. The deadly accident was stated to have occurred at around 5:15 a.m. near the Flatbush Avenue crossing.(more…)
New York, NY (December 21, 2018) – According to the MTA, one person was reported to have been struck by a train on Friday morning, December 21, at Central Park North (110 Street). The time of the accident was not stated, however, the incident caused severe service delays on several subway lines late into the morning.(more…)
Brooklyn, NY (December 8, 2018) – Police recently responded to the scene of a fatal train accident where one person was struck when they were walking across tracks.
According to police in Brooklyn, the individual was struck by a train in the subway station at McDonald Avenue. The man’s identity was not immediately released but police say that he was struck by an oncoming F train.
The accident happened around 7 a.m. in the morning. Police are not sure of how or why the man ended up on the train tracks and didn’t cross in time. They do not believe that the accident was criminal in nature.
Police continue to investigate the circumstances of this accident at this time.
New York Train Accidents
According to statistics, train accidents aren’t as common as other types of vehicular accidents, but they do continue to happen on our railroads. Though statistics show that vehicle vs. train accidents have decreased, pedestrian vs. train collisions have actually increased. These chaotic and devastating accidents can cause chaos for those involved, and lead to deadly results quite easily. Our experienced New York train accident attorneys are here for you when you need them the most in the midst of your case.
At Hach & Rose, we acknowledge that your case results are especially important after a loved one has been taken from you in a fatal train accident. These accidents are life-changing and it is important to understand your rights in the midst of your case. Our compassionate, dedicated attorneys are here for you when you need them the most in the midst of your case. Turn to us for the help you deserve and give us a call at 212-779-0057.
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Disclaimer: Our intent in these posts it to bring attention to the dangers members in our community face and to encourage caution. Accidents do happen and we hope these posts help those affected. However, this information should not be misconstrued as legal or medical advice, and we urge you to contact a trained legal professional for more information regarding your specific situation.
Brooklyn, NY (December 7, 2018) – On Thursday morning, December 6, police were called to the scene of an accident after a man was fatally struck by a train. According to the MTA, the deadly collision took place between a man and an F train a little after 7:00 a.m. at the Avenue I station in Mapleton.(more…)
Utica, NY (November 27, 2018) – Authorities in central New York have stated that one person was sadly struck and killed by a train on Monday night, November 26, in Utica. According to police, the accident that involved a CSX freight train was reported to have taken place at around 7:00 p.m.
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