Manhattan, NY – Fatal Train Accident Involving Pedestrian at E 110th St

By Steven Miller
Senior Partner

Manhattan, NY (March 15, 2021) – Around 6:15 a.m. on Monday morning, March 15, a fatal train accident involving a pedestrian took place in Manhattan.

According to police, the accident took place at the 110th Street station around the area of East 110th Street and Lexington Avenue. For reasons that are not yet known, a pedestrian was struck by a train in the area.

Paramedics and numerous other responders were present at the scene. The pedestrian, who has not yet been identified, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Due to the severity of the accident, the area was blocked for some time until police cleared the scene.

The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.

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

Pedestrian Accidents in New York 

Pedestrians are some of the most vulnerable parties on our roads, which means that they are at risk for some of the most horrific injuries and fatalities in the event of an accident. The larger the vehicle, the more extensive harm the accident will typically cause. This means that, in a pedestrian accident involving a train, a fatality could occur in the blink of an eye. Losing a loved one in a pedestrian accident might be one of the most challenging things that a family has ever endured. Those who have lost a loved one should be prepared to speak with an attorney as soon as possible.

Family members sometimes wonder what options they have after they have lost somebody in a fatal New York pedestrian accident. You may be left with a variety of questions that you are unable to answer on your own. For instance, what types of deadlines do you have to meet when you bring your claim? Will your claim be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? What evidence will help you prove that another party is liable for your case? Losing a loved one is never easy, which is why you should have legal help by your side every step of the way. See our proven track record of success representing those who have lost loved ones in pedestrian accidents at

Our attorneys at Miller, Montiel & Strano have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have lost loved ones in New York accidents. We understand how challenging it can be to face the aftermath of a fatal crash and what it will take to move forward. Our attorneys will help you obtain compensation for a wide array of aspects in your time of need. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in New York at 516-484-4010 to find out how we can help you.

Notes: Our writers use secondary sources when creating these accident news posts. These sources include police and fire accident reports, news stories and newspaper stories, and first-hand accounts from eyewitnesses to the accidents. For that reason, the details surrounding this accident have not been independently verified by our staff at Miller, Montiel & Strano, P.C. If you do find any information that is incorrect, contact our firm to have a correction made immediately. If you would prefer the post to be removed from our site, let us know and we will accommodate you as soon as possible. 

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About the Author
Steven Miller, Esq. is the founding member and Senior Partner in Miller, Montiel & Strano, P.C. Mr. Miller’s extensive career as a trial attorney spans five decades. He tries cases for the catastrophically injured victims of construction site accidents, motor vehicle and premises accidents caused by the negligence of others. Mr. Miller is a detail oriented, tenacious attorney committed to achieving the maximum results for his clients; he has obtained numerous seven figure verdicts and settlements.