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Family of pregnant woman killed by tree in Kissena park to sue city
Family of pregnant woman killed by tree in Kissena park to sue city
Northeast Melissa Chan 8/28/2013 at 10:10AM

The family of the pregnant woman killed by a felled tree in Kissena Park plans to sue the city, their lawyers said. Ying Yi Li-Dikov, 30, who was six months pregnant with a baby girl, was sitting on a bench on August 4 when a 50-foot oak tree snapped eight feet from the ground and [...]

Push to inspect trees as family mourns pregnant woman killed in Kissena Park
Push to inspect trees as family mourns pregnant woman killed in Kissena Park
Northeast Melissa Chan 8/06/2013 at 1:57PM

The city is inspecting the felled tree that killed a 30-year-old expectant mother in Flushing as her family makes arrangements to mourn her. “They’re just distraught,” said attorney Anthony Como, who spoke on behalf of the grieving family. “Right now, we’re just trying to investigate to find out what happened, how something like this could [...]