Recent News for Accidents in New York

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News: Suspected drunk driver charged in crash that injured woman in Dix Hills | Finz & Finz, P.C.

DIX HILLS, LONG ISLAND – Police on Long Island announced the arrest of a suspected drunk driver following a car accident last month that left a woman injured, according to a report by HuntingtonNOW. The incident took place Jan. 28 on the Long Island Expressway in the vicinity of exit

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2 passengers dead after car flips over on Belt Parkway in Queens | Finz & Finz, P.C.

SOUTH OZONE PARK, QUEENS – Two people were killed when their car was involved in a crash in Queens late Sunday night, according to a report by WNBC. Police and emergency crews responded to the scene on the Belt Parkway near 150th Street in the South Ozone Park section of

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Man charged with manslaughter in Staten Island wreck that killed passenger | Finz & Finz, P.C.

STATEN ISLAND, NY – A driver is facing criminal charges in connection with a deadly car wreck that occurred on Staten Island early Saturday morning. According to the Staten Island Advance, 30-year-old Adem Nikeziq was behind the wheel of a Dodge Challenger headed south on Hylan Boulevard in New Dorp

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Driver apprehended following accident at Queens produce market | Finz & Finz, P.C.

ASTORIA, QUEENS – Authorities said a driver who left the scene of an accident at a produce market in Queens last week was later apprehended. According to a report by WABC, a Mercedes-Benz jumped a curb, went up onto a sidewalk and crashed into the United Brothers Fruit Market at

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Staten Island man sentenced for drunk driving crash that killed passenger | Finz & Finz, P.C.

STATEN ISLAND, NEW YORK – A man has been sentenced to prison for causing a fatal drunk driving accident in Brooklyn in 2021, prosecutors said. According to a news release from Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez, 32-year-old Mark Dookhan of Staten Island was sentenced to two to six years behind

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Man fatally struck by 2 vehicles after getting out of pickup on LIE in Melville | Finz & Finz, P.C.

MELVILLE, LI – An accident on a Long Island highway Sunday evening claimed the life of a motorist, according to a report by Newsday. Suffolk County police said the victim was a man who was driving a 2018 F-150 pickup truck westbound on the Long Island Expressway at about 7

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Driver killed when tractor-trailer falls off Westchester County highway ramp | Finz & Finz, P.C.

HARRISON, WESTCHESTER COUNTY – New York State Police said a tractor-trailer driver died following an accident in Westchester County last week. In a news release, police identified the victim as 42-year-old Nathan L. Montalvo of Guilford, Connecticut. Investigators said Montalvo was driving a tractor-trailer on Interstate 287 in the town

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Woman critically injured when car overturns, catches fire on Long Island Expressway | Finz & Finz, P.C.

HOLTSVILLE, LONG ISLAND – A woman was rushed to the hospital with critical injuries after her sport utility vehicle crashed on the Long Island Expressway Monday afternoon, reports Newsday. Suffolk County police said the driver of a 2002 Jeep Liberty was headed west on the LIE near the Nicolls Road

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4 hospitalized after SUV crashes into building in Nassau County | Finz & Finz, P.C.

BALDWIN, NASSAU COUNTY – Police said a motor vehicle collision on Long Island Saturday night sent four people to the hospital, according to a report by Patch of Rockville Centre. The incident occurred in the vicinity of Grand Avenue and Stanton Avenue in Baldwin.  According to Nassau County Police, a

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Woman riding Citi Bike dies following collision with box truck in Brooklyn | Finz & Finz, P.C.

GOWANUS, BROOKLYN – Police said a collision in Brooklyn last week claimed the life of a bicycle rider, the Daily News reports. The victim was a 37-year-old woman who was riding a Citi Bike e-bike in the Gowanus section of the borough on Tuesday morning. Investigators said she was going

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