- May 22, 2022
- Barnes Admin
Niagara Falls, NY – Motorcyclist Richard Fiori was killed on Sunday, May 22, 2022, around 6 p.m. on Niagara Falls Boulevard near 70th Street.
According to police, Fiori hit a tow truck in the process of making a U-turn and was pronounced dead at the scene. The crash is under investigation.
A U-turn is a very dangerous traffic maneuver and can result in serious accidents. In this devastating accident, the family of the victim should have their investigative team evaluate all aspects of the collision. This includes reviewing:
- Video from the tow truck
- Video from any businesses on this corner
- All eyewitness accounts of the accident
- Police accident report
- Any testing of the driver for drugs and alcohol
- Any history of the driver with drugs and alcohol
- Timing of traffic signals
- Evaluation if road is striped per code
- Inspection of road conditions and signage
- Phone and texting records of the driver
- Accident history on this road
All motorcycle accidents can be prevented by paying attention to and following the rules of the road.
Motorcycle Accident Attorneys
As one of America’s largest injury law firms, The Barnes Firm has helped many clients injured in motorcycle accidents and have found that some common causes include:
- Distracted driving
- Disobeying traffic laws
- Alcohol or drug use
- Texting and driving
- Inexperienced driving
If you or a loved one has been injured in a motorcycle accident, contact an experienced motorcycle accident attorney at The Barnes Firm. From the first phone conversation through to the final settlement, the team of attorneys at The Barnes Firm will work hard for you every step of the way.
Call (800) 800-0000 today for a FREE case evaluation. It could be the best call you make.
Location of Crash – 70th Avenue & Niagara Falls Boulevard