A New York man has been awarded $3.3 million in a court case after suffering severe head trauma as a teen. The now 22-year-old suffered a brain injury as a teenager while clearing trees for his neighbor's construction company. Seven years later, a State Supreme Court jury has delivered a verdict in his favor.
New York State Police are still investigating the circumstances surrounding a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Tuesday, Nov. 29 on the New York State Thruway where a pedestrian was struck and killed that morning. The fatal accident took place at 9:51 a.m. According to official reports so far, the crash occurred when a truck hit the victim on the off-ramp of Interstate 90 West in Salina.