Woman Seriously Injured by Falling Pipe on 42nd Street between Madison and Fifth Avenues in Midtown

A womas was seriously injured when she was struck by debris that fell off scaffolding in Midtown Monday morning.

The incident happened on 42nd Street between Madison and Fifth avenues around 8:30 a.m.

An 8- to 10-foot long pipe crashed to the ground in front of a McDonald’s from scaffolding two doors down.

The impact left a dent in the sidewalk.

EMS arrived on the scene and transported the victim, who had bought coffee from a Cafe Metro moments earlier, to Bellevue Hospital.

Morgan Levine Dolan has extensive experience in construction accidents involving falling objects. Aggressive and determined to succeed, we seek maximum compensation for every client. When we represent you, we will investigate the accident, place a value on your losses and seek the best possible result for you.

If you or a loved one have been injured in a construction-related accident, please contact Duane Morgan of Morgan Levine Dolan today.


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