Police say Jose Torres was hit at Southern Boulevard and East 181st Street just before noon. Neighbors say that tow trucks were racing down the block prior to the accident and may have run a red light. The 57-year-old man is dead after being struck by a tow truck while trying to cross the street.
The lawyers in our office represent many victims of truck accident cases. Unfortunately many of these innocent pedestrians are killed.
There are several death benefits available to family members of those killed. A detailed, thorough investigation by independent private companies is needed to uncover what the police usually miss. That is why it is very important to contact a lawyer as soon as an accident happens.
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