Bay Shore, NY – Motorcyclist Dies in Collision at 5th Ave & Spur Dr

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Bay Shore, NY - Motorcyclist Dies in Collision at 5th Ave & Spur Dr

Bay Shore, NY (April 16, 2024) – On Sunday, April 14, a motorcyclist was killed after a crash in the Bay Shore area. The deadly accident was reported at the intersection of 5th Avenue and Spur Drive N. early that morning around 12:15 a.m. Local sources indicated that a 2006 Suzuki motorcycle and a 2016 Volkswagen sedan collided at the scene. 

It was later revealed that the driver of the Volkswagen, later identified as 32-year-old Eric Ferrand-Diaz of Bay Shore, was heading northbound when he attempted to make a left turn onto Spur Drive. This is when the vehicle was hit from behind by the oncoming motorcycle. The injured rider was transported to South Shore University Hospital by ambulance in critical condition. They were later pronounced dead. Both vehicles were impounded for safety checks. No further information on the deadly accident is currently available. 

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

Deadly Motorcycle Crashes in New York

Bay Shore, NY - Motorcyclist Dies in Collision at 5th Ave & Spur DrThere is no feeling like riding a motorcycle, but as anyone who has ever rode a bike on the road knows, it can be very risky. Many motorists neglect to yield space to motorcycle riders, which can result in tragic and even life-threatening collisions. The New York State Department of Health (NYSDH) released data showing that 4,458 ER visits connected to motorcycle accidents are recorded annually, and 1,558 patients are treated annually in New York Hospitals for injuries due to motorcycle crashes. Nearly 141 motorcycle riders lose their lives in collisions around the state on average each year. Handling a fatal collision alone can be challenging, and an experienced personal injury attorney can support you in building a compelling wrongful death case.

Dealing with the aftermath of a fatal crash is never easy. You will likely feel that nothing in your life will ever be the same again. Only a qualified Bay Shore motorcycle crash lawyer can help you during this difficult time. The team of attorneys at Isaacson, Schiowitz & Korson LLP has a proven track record of helping grieving families recover. Contact our law offices today at (516) 774-3635. 

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Disclaimers: To promote safety and prevent tragic accidents, we urge individuals in our community to drive slowly and cautiously. This news article is not intended as a solicitation for business. Any information provided should not be considered professional medical or legal advice. Additionally, please note that the photo used in this post is not from the location of the collision.

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