Clay, NY (April 10, 2021) – A man from Oswego County was killed on Friday, April 9th when the motorcycle he was riding collided with an SUV in Clay.
According to the Onondaga County Sheriff’s Office, 21-year-old Maliek Edwards, a resident of Fulton, was pronounced dead at Upstate University Hospital.
The accident occurred at about 6:00 p.m. on Morgan Road when the driver of a Saturn SUV was attempting to make a lefthand turn onto Avon Parkway when it crashed into Edwards’ southbound motorcycle.
This accident is under investigation by local law enforcement.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Maliek Edwards at this time. Our thoughts are with everyone who has been affected by this tragedy. We understand that there is absolutely nothing more devastating than the unexpected loss of a family member, especially if the accident that took their life could have been avoided in any way possible.
Our wrongful death lawyer in New York is available 24 hours a day to answer all of your questions concerning the fatal car accident that claimed the life of your loved one. Call 1-888-657-1460 to be connected with our New York wrongful death lawyer Michael A. Rose today. You will be provided with a free case evaluation, a complimentary copy of the police accident report, and the assurance that your legal rights will be protected.
Fatal Motorcycle Accidents in Clay
In a recent publication, the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles reported that almost 5,200 motorcycles accidents took place in 2013. These accidents were responsible for the deaths of about 160 motorcycle operators, 10 motorcycle passengers, and 5 pedestrians. They also caused injuries to around 4,500 motorcycle operators, 460 motorcycle passengers, and 130 pedestrians. Of all New York motorcycle accidents in 2013, nearly 50% were classified as moderate to serious in nature.
After losing a loved one in a careless, reckless, or otherwise negligent New York motorcycle accident by no fault of the victim, it may feel like no amount of compensation could make you feel complete again. While it is true that no financial restitution can ever fully make up for your losses, filing a wrongful death claim against the responsible party or parties can go a long way toward helping you find some semblance of peace again.
Local Accident Reports was created as a resource for families who have lost a loved one in a sudden New York motorcycle accident. We provide invaluable resources and information for anyone who is grieving the loss of a family member, particularly if that loss occurred as a result of a motorcycle crash that was beyond the control of the victim.
We are ready to work to protect your rights and fight for the justice you and your loved ones deserve. If you have suffered due to a fatal motorcycle accident that was caused by another driver’s careless, reckless, negligent, or intentional actions, you must seek out immediate legal guidance. Call New York wrongful death lawyer, Michael A. Rose at 1-888-657-1460 to obtain a free police accident report and begin down the path toward justice today.
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