Albert McSwain

 

 

Age: 77

 

Summary: retired U.S. Army veteran who had been hospitalized in critical condition for nearly two weeks from massive head and neck injuries suffered in an apparent accidental fall from the steps through the unlit stairwell of his Rockaway apartment building slick with water during the late October 2012 superstorm Hurricane Sandy as he went outside with his daughter for some fresh air, in which power had been out in the building since the catastrophic storm.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from injuries sustained in a fall due to power outage during Hurricane Sandy

 

Born: 1935

 

Died: November 10, 2012

 

Location: Queens, New York