CHAIN REACTION FALL INJURES 7 ON FAULTY ESCALATOR
BROOKLYN, NEW YORK (December 20, 2016) – A malfunctioning escalator seriously injured two people at a Target inside of the Atalntic Terminal Mall, according to ABC News.
The accident happened when customers at the store began walking down a stationary elevator. All of a sudden the escalator turned on and began accelerating a a high rate of speed.
Police are still investigating what caused the escalator to malfunction. Those that were injured may have legal recourse for their injuries with a premises liability lawsuit.
The RMFW Law firm extends its good wishes to those that were injured in this escalator accident. We encourage the police to investigate the accident thoroughly for the sake of all of those that have been affected.