Car Accident

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Flushing »

No Charges Against Driver Who Struck 2-Year-Old Boy Monday

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton said the driver of the 2011 Mitsubishi Outlander was not at fault.

Canarsie »

Woman Struck and Killed by SUV in Canarsie, Police Say

A woman was struck and killed in Brooklyn, the NYPD said. 

Williamsburg »

5 Hurt in Williamsburg Crash Under BQE, FDNY Says

Five people were hurt after the crash in Williamsburg, the FDNY said.

Fort Wadsworth »

Overturned Car Closes Upper level of Verrazano Bridge, MTA Says

The two-car accident closed the upper level of the bridge for more than an hour on Monday morning.

East Harlem »

Bronx Woman Struck and Killed by Truck on Her Birthday

Olga Rivera was killed in an East Harlem crash that also injured three other people, police said.

Elmhurst »

Driver Jumps Curb and Kills Two Pedestrians on Queens Boulevard, Police Say

The 22-year-old driver was taken into custody after his car jumped a curb early Monday, police said.

Upper West Side »

Potholes to Blame for UWS Accident That Killed Ariel Russo, Lawyer Says

Reyes told his lawyer he might have lost control of his SUV because of a pothole in the street. 

Bed-Stuy »

Bed-Stuy and Clinton Hill Slow Zone Approved for 2014

The slow zone will lower the speed limit from 30 mph to 20 mph.

Parkchester »

Man Dies After Rear-Ending UPS Truck on Cross Bronx Expressway, Cops Say

A driver died when his Infiniti sedan rear-ended a UPS truck in Parkchester, police said.

Times Square & Theater District »

British Tourist Who Lost Leg in Cab Crash Speaks on TV About Accident

Sian Green, 23, spoke on the "Today" show after losing her leg when a runaway cab hit her in August.

Bed-Stuy »

43 People Injured in Bed-Stuy When Car Collides Head-on with City Bus

A car fleeing police ran a stop sign at the Herkimer Street and Albany Avenue intersection, sources say.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Tractor-Trailer Flips Onto its Side Near Manhattan Bridge

A tractor-trailer driving up a ramp to the Manhattan Bridge in Brooklyn flipped onto its side.

Eastchester »

Cabbie Fatally Stabs Mother of His Baby After Rear-Ending Her SUV, Cops Say

Dionis Espinal allegedly stabbed Katherine German to death after ramming her SUV early Wednesday.

Midtown »

Doctors Unable to Save British Tourist's Leg After Taxi Crash, Kelly Says

Sian Green, 23, who was hit by a taxi by Rockefeller Center, lost her leg in the crash, Ray Kelly said.

Midtown »

Dr. Oz Helps Good Samaritans Aid Woman Hit by Cab Near Rockefeller Center

Sian Green, 23, lost her leg when she was hit by a taxi on Sixth Avenue near Rockefeller Center.

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