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Two Deadly E-Bike Accidents in NYC Since the Start of 2021

E-Bike AccidentsTwo electric bike riders died in New York City accidents as a result of losing control of their bikes while no other vehicles were involved since the beginning of this year. Investigations are still pending on each death.

On Thursday, January 6th around 2:45 p.m., a 26 year old e-bike rider was on Ralph Avenue near Avenue D in Flatbush when he lost control of his e-bike and fell to the ground. Emergency responders found him unconscious in the street and rushed him to the hospital. Although he was alive when he arrived at the emergency room, he died less than 12 hours later from internal injuries. Police are still investigating what caused him to lose control of his e-bike.

The segment of Ralph Avenue where he fell is in an industrial part of town and there are a lot of cracks in the pavement in that area. The weather was also very cold and the road might have been icy.

Less than24 hours later, on Friday, January 7th around 12:45 a.m., a man on an e-bike crashed into a parked car in the Bronx and died from his injuries. He was riding on East 149th Street when he crashed into the back of a car parked next to the curb. According to scenes from a surveillance video, the victim was riding in the middle of the street before veering to the right and hitting the car parked against the curb. EMS found him unconscious on the street. He was transported to the hospital where he was pronounced dead due to major head trauma.

Compensation for Bicycle Accident Deaths and Injuries

If you have been injured or have lost a loved one in an e-bike or bicycle accident, you may be entitled to compensation. Although no amount of money damages will undo the harm done or bring back a loved one, compensation can get you and your loved ones the financial stability you need to deal with the injuries or loss suffered.

Depending on the specific facts of your case, you may be entitled to different types of damages, including but not limited to:

  • Past and future medical bills
  • Funeral and burial costs
  • Loss of wages
  • Loss of earning capacity
  • Emotional trauma
  • Pain and suffering
  • Loss of companionship

Contact Our New York Bicycle Accident Attorneys

If you have been injured or lost a loved one in a bicycle accident in New York City, you need to immediately contact an experienced New York City bicycle accident attorney to protect your legal rights and get you the full compensation that you deserve. For more information or to consult with an experienced New York City accident attorney, please call Gersowitz Libo & Korek, P.C. at 1-646-798-1535.



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