Michael A. Diaz-Piedra III

 

 

 

Age: 49

 

Summary: Cuban American businessman and vice president in charge of money planning at the Bank of New York in Manhattan who had been hospitalized in critical condition for nearly three weeks from severe leg injuries and shrapnel wounds suffered in the September 11 terrorist attacks that killed nearly 3,000 when two hijacked airliners slammed into the World Trade Center towers, where he had arrived at work inside a 75 Park Place parking garage after he was caught in a stampede near the fourteen-story office building adjacent to the WTC site prior to its collapse.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in the World Trade Center attack

 

Born: January 15, 1952

 

Died: September 30, 2001

 

Location: New York City, New York