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Driver killed in chain-reaction multi-vehicle crash in Brooklyn | Finz & Finz, P.C.

BROOKLYN, NEW YORK, NY – A multi-vehicle crash in Brooklyn early Wednesday morning left one person dead and two others injured. According to the New York Post, the incident occurred in the area of Grand Street and Manhattan Avenue in the Williamsburg section of the borough. Police said a 30-year-old

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Driver facing DWI charges in death of Brooklyn pedestrian | Finz & Finz, P.C.

BROOKYN, NEW YORK, NY – Police arrested a suspected drunk driver following the death of a pedestrian hit by a car in Brooklyn on Sunday night, amNY reports. The NYPD responded to the scene on Atlantic Avenue near Nevins Street in the Boerum Hill section at about 7:45 p.m.  Investigators

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Hospital worker dies after car struck by alleged drunk driver in Queens | Finz & Finz, P.C.

QUEENS, NEW YORK, NY – A man is facing charges after authorities say he drove drunk and caused a deadly crash in Queens Friday morning, according to Fox 5 New York. Police said 22-year-old Alamin Ahmed was driving a Mercedes Benz when he went through a red light at Union

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Man sentenced for hit-and-run crash that killed Long Island couple | Finz & Finz, P.C.

MASTIC BEACH, LONG ISLAND, NY – A Connecticut man has been sentenced for causing a crash that killed a couple on Long Island, according to Newsday. 26-year-old Patrick Poillon was sentenced to three to nine years in prison for the Dec. 22, 2018 accident in Mastic Beach.  Authorities said Poillon

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Car crashes into Queens bakery following dispute over parking | Finz & Finz, P.C.

QUEENS, NEW YORK, NY – Police say a dispute over parking involving two drivers ended with one of them plowing into a bakery in Flushing, according to WABC. The incident happened in front of the Rainbow Bakery on Kissena Boulevard in Flushing shortly after 4 p.m. Monday. The two cars

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2 pedestrians struck when car runs red light at Brooklyn crosswalk | Finz & Finz, P.C.

BROOKLYN, NEW YORK, NY – Two pedestrians were hospitalized after they were struck by a vehicle at an intersection in Brooklyn late Friday night, CBS New York reports. The incident, which was captured on surveillance video, happened in the area of Franklin Avenue and Putnam Avenue in Bedford-Stuyvesant shortly after

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Meadowbrook State Parkway crash kills high school basketball star | Finz & Finz, P.C.

HEMPSTEAD, LONG ISLAND, NY – A high school basketball star died following a car accident on a Long Island roadway Wednesday night, Newsday reports. The victim was identified as 17-year-old Danyel Saint-Louis, a senior at Freeport High School who was the starting point guard for the school basketball team. New

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34-year-old woman fatally struck by cement truck in Brooklyn | Finz & Finz, P.C.

BROOKLYN, NEW YORK, NY – A woman died after she was hit by a cement truck on a street in Brooklyn Monday morning, according to the Daily News. The accident happened on Bushwick Avenue in the vicinity of Stanwix Street in the Bushwick section at about 7:10 a.m.  Police said

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Driver charged with DWI following fatal crash on Long Island | Finz & Finz, P.C.

NORTHAMPTON, LONG ISLAND – Police say a Long Island woman was killed over the weekend in a crash involving an alleged drunk driver, according to the Riverhead News Review. The victim was identified as 41-year-old Liliana Ner-Reyes of Riverhead. She was a passenger in a 2011 Nissan Pathfinder that crashed

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72-year-old man dies after being struck in Bronx hit-and-run | Finz & Finz, P.C.

BRONX, NEW YORK, NY – A man died after being struck by two vehicles in a hit-and-run incident in the Bronx on Tuesday, according to the New York Post. Police identified the victim as 72-year-old Sidney Sele.  The crash happened as he was walking in the Williamsburg section at about

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