Staten Island, NY – Tierra Eddy Killed in Crash on Dubois AveNY/NJ Legal News
Staten Island, NY (March 18, 2020) – A motor vehicle accident on Sunday sadly claimed one victim’s life, according to reports.
On March 15, emergency crews were called to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Dubois Avenue. Reports indicate that a 25-year-old man, who was identified as Jahfare Ford, was in a verbal altercation with his girlfriend, 29-year-old Tierra Eddy, when he lost control of his vehicle.
Eddy, who was outside, was run over as Ford’s vehicle crashed into a porch at a nearby home.
Eddy sustained critical injuries and was rushed to Richmond University Medical Center where she succumbed to her injuries.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our deepest condolences go out to the family of Tierra Eddy at this time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in New York
Motor vehicle accidents claim the lives of hundreds of pedestrians every year in New York. These preventable accidents continue to devastate families, who are left to grieve the sudden and unexpected loss of their loved ones. In some cases, surviving relatives can reach out to a wrongful death attorney in New York to get justice for their loved ones.
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Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, we at Metro Law strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in our beloved state. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We wish only the best and quickest recovery to all those involved in the accident. The photos depicted in this post are not from the actual accident scene.