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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 […]

Cyclist Seriously Injured In Babylon Village Crash, Driver Flees

Posted: July 20, 2020 | Categories: Bicycle Accidents

Newsday reports that last Sunday, a bicyclist was struck and injured in a hit-and-run crash at a parking lot in Babylon Village. The driver fled the scene, but police quickly caught up to her and arrested her for DWI. The accused driver has also been charged with leaving the scene of an accident with serious […]

Three People Died In A Decommissioned Airfield While Performing Doughnuts

Posted: July 17, 2020 | Categories: News

The New York Times reports that two teens and an 11-year-old were killed after two cars performing doughnuts collided at Floyd Bennett Field, a decommissioned airfield located in southeast Brooklyn.  During the Saturday evening that the collision occurred, two of the teenagers were driving, performing a driving stunt called “doughnuts” that send the cars spinning […]

A Woman And Teenager Are Injured In A Rear-End Collision Near Central Park

Posted: July 16, 2020 | Categories: News

WHEC reports that one person has been arrested after a suspected DWI, rear-end collision in Rochester that injured a woman and a teenager.  The crash took place shortly after 3:00 p.m. on July 4th in the area of Central Park and Seventh Street.  After an investigation, it was determined that an unnamed 24-year-old city woman […]

Two People Are Injured From Fourth Of July Fireworks

Posted: July 15, 2020 | Categories: News

The Brentwood Central Islip Patch reports that a man was seriously injured on the Fourth of July in a firework accident. A second incident occurred in Port Jefferson Station in which the victim also suffered serious injuries from a fireworks accident. The incident occurred at about 9:15 p.m. on America’s Independence Day while the man […]

A Skydiver Dies When His Parachute Fails To Deploy In Gardiner

Posted: July 14, 2020 | Categories: Car Accidents

The Mid-Hudson Valley, New York Patch reports that a second fatal skydiving accident in one week has occurred in the town of Gardiner.  According to state police, at about 5:40 p.m. on Sunday, July 5th , 41-year-old David H. Richardson was trying to execute a “swoop” landing when he hit the ground at a high rate […]

A Woman Was Injured In A Head-On Collision Off Nicholls Road

Posted: July 13, 2020 | Categories: Uncategorized

Head-on crashes are thankfully rare, making up about 2% of all auto crashes in the United States. However, head-on crashes most often occur at high speeds on highways and interstates. They also more commonly take place in rural rather than urban areas. There are many factors that can cause a head-on crash, but some factors […]

A Firefighter From East Fishkill Died In A Motor Cycle Accident Near Chestnut Ridge

Posted: July 9, 2020 | Categories: News

While motorcycle accidents are not necessarily more common than other motor vehicle accidents, they are more likely to result in injury or death. Crashes involving other vehicles account for 56% of deaths in motorcycle accidents. In 78% of these accidents, the car strikes the motorcycle from the front. Head-on collisions between a motorcycle and passenger […]

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