Pedestrian struck on crosswalk
Eric Martinez V. Ysidro R. Vera
Supreme Court, County of Kings, Index#: 19635/13
This action involved a pedestrian teenager struck by a car while walking within the crosswalk. The boy was crossing the street in the crosswalk in Brooklyn, New York City when he was struck by the defendant driver making a left turn. BBNR made a motion for summary judgment to decide liability as a matter of law and the motion was granted by the court.
Upon the foregoing papers this
Plaintiff’s Motion for partial summary judgment against the Defendant on the issue of the liability is granted. Plaintiff makes a prime face case and Defendant fails to overcame the motion and raise any triable issue of fact.
Dated: September 4, 2014
Hon. Debra Silber, J.S.C.