Cross New York mean streets cautiously.
According to studies, in New York City, with 60 pedestrian
deaths, 6 of which are children, in 2015.
Studies have shown that Kings County, Manhattan, Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens have
the highest number of pedestrian fatalities last
year, when 144 people were killed in collisions with cars,
according to Mean Streets 2014.Pedestrians were killed while crossing the street, struck by an MTA bus,
killed while crossing an expressway, or a car jumping the curb.
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your rights and et you the compensation you deserve.Since the beginning of 2016 there are there have been 4 hit
and runs to count so far.
Just this Friday morning, Jan 22, 2016 12:12 pm, a
15-Year-Old Boy In Critical Condition Following Williamsburg
A 29-year-old man was fatally struck by a hit-and-run
driver while crossing northbound lanes of the FDR in Kips
Bay on January 8, 2016.
Another hit-and-run driver careened into the Gowanus
Canal on Monday, January 18, 2016, after striking another
vehicle on Court Street.
On Thursday, officers arrested the driver of a Ryder
rental truck who they say fatally struck a cyclist in
Sheepshead Bay on Tuesday.
NYC Drivers Injured 1,250 Pedestrians and Cyclists in May, and Killed Seven.
Through the first five months of 2017, City Hall reported 46 pedestrians and
cyclists killed by NYC motorists, and 5,577 injured, compared to 56 deaths and
5,928 injuries in the first five months of 2016.
Ten people died in New York City traffic in May, and 4,888 were
injured, according to City Hall’s Vision Zero View
crash data map. City Hall
reported 46 pedestrians and cyclists killed by city motorists
through May, and 5,577 injured, compared to 56 deaths and 5,928
injuries in the first five months of 2016.
Three motor vehicle occupants died in the city in May, according
to City Hall, and 3,638 were injured.
Drivers killed three seniors in May:
Xin Kang Wang, 74
Jinhe Niu, 67
Robert Falk, 89.
Citywide 857 pedestrians and 393 cyclists were reported hurt in
collisions with motor vehicles.
Alyssa Elsman, an 18-year-old tourist from Michigan, was killed by Richard
Rojas, who was accused of deliberately
striking more than 20 people as he drove on the sidewalk on Seventh Avenue
in Times Square.
Elsman’s 13-year-old sister was among the injured victims.
Rojas was charged with murder for Elsman’s death, in addition to multiple counts
of attempted murder and assault.
Cyclist Xin Kang Wang was
doored on E. 20th Street in Manhattan by the passenger of a cab with New
Jersey plates and knocked into the path of a TLC driver. The driver of the first
cab was ticketed for discharging a driver in the painted bike lane but was not
charged for violating the victim’s right of way.
Robert Falk was in the crosswalk when he was struck by a motorist making a left
turn at Cross Bay Boulevard and 160th Avenue in Queens. NYPD reportedly
filed no charges against the driver.
Fern Jones was hit by the driver of a private garbage truck in Greenwich
Village. Reports suggested the victim was in the crosswalk and had the right of
way, but NYPD filed no charges and released scant details about the
An 89-year-old man was killed after being struck by a car in the
Rockaways on May 7, police said.
Robert Falk, who lived on 162nd Avenue in Jamaica, was found lying on the
roadway at the intersection of Cross Bay Boulevard and 160th Avenue. The victim,
who had trauma to the head, was transported to Jamaica Hospital, where he was
pronounced dead on May 14.Falk was crossing Cross Bay Boulevard in the north crosswalk from west to east.
At that time, a 2012 Honda Pilot, operated by a 39-year-old man, was traveling
eastbound on 160th Avenue and made a left turn onto northbound Cross Bay
Boulevard, striking the pedestrian with the right front bumper area and causing
him to fall to the ground. No arrests were made and the investigation is
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