Pedestrian Accidents

Pedestrian Accidents On The Rise

Data indicates drunk driving, speeding, and smartphones have all contributed to a rise in pedestrian accidents. Being involved in a motor vehicle accident can result in serious injury. However, one’s chances of being severely harmed may be even

2022-12-21T05:36:26-04:00November 7, 2022|

Judge boots suit by pedestrian hit by postal truck

A pedestrian hit by a mail truck while he was trying to cross the street could not pursue a negligence claim against the federal government given the absence of evidence showing that his injuries would not have occurred “but for” the driver’s breach

2022-08-31T06:32:58-04:00November 2, 2021|

Boston Bicyclist Struck and Killed

A visiting scientist from Japan has been killed while riding her bicycle in Boston. Police say that the rider, who has been working at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), was struck at the intersection of Beacon Street and Charlesgate West at about 3:30 pm

2021-04-16T12:33:38-04:00May 20, 2013|

Man Struck and Killed by MBTA Bus

Authorities say an 88-year-old man has died after being hit by a bus in Melrose. The Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority says the man was struck by an MBTA bus near the intersection of Franklin and Pratt Streets around 7 p.m. Tuesday. He was taken to

2021-04-16T05:58:12-04:00May 8, 2013|

BU Student Hit & Killed

On Tuesday, November 13, a 21-year-old Boston University student was riding his bicycle at around 6:26 p.m., when he was struck and killed by a motor vehicle.   According to police and witnesses, an MBTA bus might have been involved. The accident occurred at the

2021-04-16T07:45:45-04:00November 19, 2012|

MBTA Rider Seeks Justice After Attack

On Tuesday, October 23, at approximately 6:41 p.m., a woman was savagely beaten and robbed by a group of teens on her evening MBTA commute.   According to reports, a violent crew grabbed the victim’s hair, smashed her face against a handrail, and then took

2021-04-15T17:05:36-04:00October 31, 2012|

6 Year Old Struck in Hit and Run

In Brockton, MA a six-year-old boy on his way home from school was struck by a hit-and-run driver. The boy was walking home with his teenage sister when a black sedan with black tinted windows hit him and drove away.   The precise circumstances leading

2021-04-16T07:55:30-04:00June 6, 2012|
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