Manhattan, NY – Fatal Bicycle Crash at 1st Ave Intersection

Brooklyn, NY – Update: Fatal Bicycle Accident at Ave P and Ocean Pkwy

Brooklyn, NY (November 2, 2019) – Around 10 a.m. on October 30, authorities responded to the scene of a fatal bicycle accident at Avenue P and Ocean Parkway.

Police have since confirmed the identity of the bicyclist and have stated that he has tragically passed away from his injuries. He has been identified as 87-year-old Yevgeny Meskin.

Meskin was found unconscious and unresponsive at the scene of the accident after a vehicle struck him while he was riding his bicycle. He was lying on the roadway with severe head injuries.

Police have since determined that a Chrysler Pacifica was traveling north approaching Avenue P when the 36-year-old driver entered the intersection. The driver stayed at the scene of the accident and has not been arrested.

No other details have been released but the investigation is currently ongoing.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

Bicycle Accidents in New York 

Brooklyn, NY – Update: Fatal Bicycle Accident at Ave P and Ocean PkwyEvery year in New York, hundreds of bicycle accidents take place at the hands of negligent parties. Because bicyclists have few protections from harm, they wind up with some of the most catastrophic injuries like brain trauma, spinal cord injuries, broken bones, and more. In the blink of an eye, a cyclist’s life could be taken due to the negligence of another party. In these cases, speaking with a skilled New York wrongful death attorney can prove itself to be a meaningful task that can help surviving family members receive the compensation they deserve.

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