Commuters Sustain More Injuries During MTA’s ‘Summer of Hell

Sullivan Papain Block McGrath Coffinas & Cannavo, P.C. represents victims of train crashes, derailments and various railroad and subway accident cases. A trash fire at a 145th Street subway station in Harlem yesterday affected tens of thousands of commuters on the A, B, C, and D lines. Nine people were taken to area hospitals for…

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Man Injures Self And Passengers After Alleged DWI Crash Into Franklin Square Businesses

A Franklin Square resident was arrested for driving while intoxicated, among other offenses, after allegedly crashing his car into a Franklin Avenue bar and neighboring storefront early Saturday morning. The crash injured the driver and his passengers and also caused substantial property damage. Local news outlets indicated that 23-year-old driver Michele Masci injured his shoulder and two…

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Car Plows Into Times Square Crowd, Kills 1 and Injures 22

A car traveling in Manhattan late Thursday morning fatally struck an 18-year-old tourist and injured 22 pedestrians, authorities confirmed. The incident occurred at the heart of Times Square – 44th Street and Seventh Avenue – when the driver of a Honda sped the wrong way up a Seventh Avenue sidewalk and mowed over pedestrians. The…

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Substantial Settlement for Family of Bladder Cancer Patient

Even after a cancer is initially diagnosed or treated, medical negligence can still follow. Sullivan Papain Block McGrath Coffinas & Cannavo, P.C. represented a plaintiff whose doctors failed to properly assess his post-surgical condition and negligently dismissed his subsequent claims of extreme pain. Our client, “Jim” was a 50-year-old father of four who was diagnosed…

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