Tragically, a morning bicycle accident proved to be the last for one man in New York. The victim, a 57-year-old man, was riding his bicycle along Cambridge Avenue in Buffalo when he was struck by a vehicle traveling on Scajaquada. An ambulance took the bicyclist to a nearby hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. Police are investigating the accident and have not indicated if the driver of the vehicle will be charged.
Thousands of people choose to travel via bicycle or walking to be environmentally conscious and as a form of exercise. Unfortunately, by using these methods of transportation, individuals are at-risk of being seriously injured or killed in the event of a pedestrian or bicycle accident. Driving attentively can reduce the number of bicycle accidents because distracted driving is one of the most common causes of these accidents. All victims of accidents have the right to seek the legal consultation from an experienced personal injury attorney, and they should exercise that right to obtain justice.
At Meyerkord & Kurth, our personal injury attorneys have over a century of combined legal assistance making them one of St. Louis’ best accident attorneys. We will investigate your accident to determine who is liable and fight to hold them responsible by recovering the maximum amount of compensation for your medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering. Our attorneys have the reputation for providing you with personalized representation while fighting for your rights. If you have been injured in a bicycle accident, contact us today.