Recent News for Accidents in New York

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Police looking for driver who struck, killed pedestrian on Long Island Expressway | Finz & Finz, P.C.

RONKONKOMA, LONG ISLAND – Authorities on Long Island are trying to track down the driver responsible for a fatal hit-and-run incident on Dec. 5. According to a report by Newsday, the victim was 61-year-old Robert Twiford of Melville.  He was killed in a collision on the Long Island Expressway in

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Man sentenced to prison for deadly accident on Belt Parkway in Queens | Finz & Finz, P.C.

QUEENS, NEW YORK – The Queens District Attorney’s Office announced that a man has been sentenced to prison for a fatal accident that occurred on Dec. 9, 2020. According to WNBC, 36-year-old Jason Bical of Brooklyn was sentenced to five to 15 years after pleading guilty in November to a

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Driver injured after being struck in hit-and-run incident on Cross Island Parkway | Finz & Finz, P.C.

QUEENS, NEW YORK – A driver was hospitalized after being struck by a vehicle on a highway in Queens late Monday night, the New York Post reports. The incident took place on the Cross Island Parkway near an exit for the Long Island Expressway.  According to police, a man was

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Driver sought following death of pedestrian on Upper East Side | Finz & Finz, P.C.

UPPER EAST SIDE, MANHATTAN – Police were searching for a driver involved in an accident that led to the death of a woman in Manhattan last week, WPIX reports. It happened Thursday evening at the intersection of Third Avenue and East 96th Street on the Upper East Side at about

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Man dies after being hit by 2 vehicles on FDR Drive in Manhattan | Finz & Finz, P.C.

MANHATTAN, NEW YORK – New York City police said a man was killed in a pedestrian accident near the United Nations in Manhattan early Wednesday morning. According to amNewYork, police were dispatched to the FDR Drive near East 38th Street after being notified of the incident at about 5:30 a.m.

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E-bike rider struck, killed by hit-and-run driver in Chelsea | Finz & Finz, P.C.

CHELSEA, MANHATTAN – Police made an arrest in an accident Sunday morning that killed an e-bike rider in Manhattan, amNewYork reports. The victim was identified as 38-year-old Carlos Garcia-Ramos of Washington Heights.  Police said Garcia-Ramos was riding his e-bike east on West 24th Street between 7th Avenue and 8th Avenue

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Driver charged with DWI after Queens crash that killed passenger | Finz & Finz, P.C.

KEW GARDENS, QUEENS – New York City police said an alleged drunk driver was involved in a crash in Queens Friday night that killed a passenger in his car. According to the New York Post, the accident took place on the Van Wyck Expressway near Jewel Avenue in the Kew

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Hit-and-run driver strikes woman, 4 children in Brooklyn | Finz & Finz, P.C.

MIDWOOD, BROOKLYN – Police were searching for a driver who fled the scene after hitting five people in Brooklyn Wednesday night, the New York Post reported. The incident happened in the Midwood section of the borough, at the intersection of Avenue J and New York Avenue. Police tried to stop

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Woman killed when tractor-trailer slams into her SUV on Cross Bronx Expresssway | Finz & Finz, P.C.

BRONX, NEW YORK – A woman was killed in a fiery multi-vehicle wreck on the Cross Bronx Expressway early Tuesday morning, reports WABC. The accident happened in the expressway’s westbound lanes near the Major Deegan Expressway in the Morris Heights section of the Bronx at about 12:35 a.m.  Police said

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Alleged drunk driver arrested in Queens accident that killed scooter rider | Finz & Finz, P.C.

JACKSON hEIGHTS, QUEENS – The New York City Police Department announced an arrest in a fatal accident that took place early Saturday morning in Queens. According to a report by amNewYork, the incident involved the death of a motor scooter rider who was struck by a vehicle at an intersection

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