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New York City Battered With Accidents In Aftermath of Tropical Storm Isaias

Posted: August 6, 2020 | Categories: News

Several New York City-area residents were injured and at least one was killed as the tattered remnants of Tropical Storm Isaias passed overhead Tuesday, according to reporting from the Jackson Heights Post.  A man in his sixties was sitting in his parked car at the corner of Smedley Street and 84th Avenue in Briarwood at […]


Rash Of Accidents Caused By Inexperienced Boaters According To Long Island Officials

Posted: August 3, 2020 | Categories: News

LongIsland.com reports that a press conference held Wednesday highlighted the dangers caused by a wave of inexperienced boaters taking to the waters surrounding Long Island. A recent tsunami of accidents, causing injuries and even fatalities, has been reported this summer as families buy boats and jet skis with vacation funds, searching for local recreational opportunities […]


A$AP Bari Involved in NYC Lamborghini Crash, Three Injured

Posted: July 30, 2020 | Categories: News

AceShowbiz.com reports that A$AP Bari, fashion designer and co-founder of the hip-hop collective A$AP Mob, was a passenger in a vehicle involved in an NYC car accident Monday that wrecked a Lamborghini and sent three people to the hospital.  Police statements indicate the red Lambo was on FDR Highway near 49th Street when the driver, […]


Revel To Cease Operations In NYC While Bolstering Its Safety Protocols

Posted: July 29, 2020 | Categories: News

The New York Post reported that NYC-based motorized scooter startup Revel is halting operations within New York City after a recent series of crashes, two fatal, involving its rental units. The most recent crash claimed the life of a 32-year-old Brooklyn man early Tuesday morning after he lost control of his scooter and crashed in […]


I-84 Accident Causes One Serious Injury, Road Closure

Posted: July 28, 2020 | Categories: News

A major accident in Montgomery, NY, on Saturday morning resulted in the closure of sections of Interstate 84 for several hours. The accident also resulted in several injuries, including one serious, but non-life-threatening injury. Three tractor-trailers and two state transportation trucks were damaged as well. Patch Mid-Hudson Valley, NY reports that the accident occurred around […]


A Congressman Looks To Suspend The Use Of Revel Scooters After A News Figure Is Killed

Posted: July 27, 2020 | Categories: News

CBS reports that a congressman is calling for New York City officials to suspend the use of Revel scooters after a crash left a man in critical condition and killed a beloved local news figure. Representative Adriano Espaillat says that some of his constituents have been involved in Revel-related accidents and believes that the company […]


A Lyft Driver Is Arrested After Refusing Service To A Woman Not Wearing A Mask

Posted: July 24, 2020 | Categories: News

A Lyft driver in New York was allegedly attacked by his passenger then arrested afterward by police. Now he’s gone to the media to complain after losing his job due to the incident, according to NBC New York. Several private businesses require a mask in order to be served, but it has also been a […]


Three People Are Injured After A Driver Crashes Into An Outdoor Dining Space

Posted: July 23, 2020 | Categories: News

Three people have been injured at a restaurant after a vehicle crashed into the dining space that was located outside, extending into the roadway. Brinkwire reports that a pick-up truck crashed into the outdoor dining area of L’Wren in Sunset Park on Tuesday evening. If it weren’t for a large barrier in the way of […]


A Man Dies In A Rear-End Accident With A Tractor-Trailer

Posted: July 22, 2020 | Categories: News

Even when parked, a semi-truck is still a dangerous vehicle, especially in a rear-end collision. Crashing into a parked truck can easily turn fatal. A man from the Bronx was killed after he crashed into a truck on I-87 near the town of Tuxedo, Patch.com reports. Police say that the driver of a Dodge Durango […]


Car Fire Tangles Up Four Cars In The Bronx, Two Dead

Posted: July 21, 2020 | Categories: News

Four cars were burned in a crash that happened last night on the Bruckner Expressway in the Bronx. The New York Post reported on the crash. Police say that a speeding vehicle was heading south on the expressway and hit a utility pole just before midnight. The collision launched the car over the median and […]


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