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SUV Crashes Through Restaurant in Queens | Finz & Finz, P.C.

QUEENS, NY – A driver crashed his SUV through the front of a restaurant in Jackson Heights, injuring eight restaurant patrons. According to Queens Daily Eagle, a white 2019 Toyota Highlander drove through the front of a restaurant at 9:20 p.m. on Sunday, July 5. The 12 Corazones Restaurant and…

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Manhattan Building Partially Collapses | Finz & Finz, P.C.

MANHATTAN, NY – On Wednesday afternoon, one man was injured as a five-story building partially collapsed, causing bricks and debris to plummet from the roof. According to Gothamist, the collapse occurred around 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 8. The top of a vacant five-story building, located at 205 East 38th…

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Pedestrian Killed in Chain Reaction Car Crash | Finz & Finz, P.C.

BROOKLYN, NY – A pedestrian was struck and killed at a crosswalk during a multi-vehicle collision on Sunday evening. According to New York Daily News, the crash occurred around 7:15 p.m. on July 5. Mariya Ursachenko, 58, at the crosswalk at the intersection of Ocean Avenue and Avenue J when a…

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UPDATE: Driver Charged with Murder in Stolen Box-Truck Crash | Finz & Finz, P.C.

QUEENS, NY – In an update to a previous story, police charged Ramon Pena with murder on Thursday, after he stole a box truck and then killed a driver during a collision in Queens. According to New York Daily News, Pena, 37, was charged with second-degree murder for the death…

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Stolen Box Truck Strikes Multiple Cars, Kills One | Finz & Finz, P.C.

QUEENS, NY – Police officers arrested a man on Tuesday after he stole a box truck and crashed into over a dozen cars, killing another motorist. According to NY Daily News, the multi-vehicle collision occurred at approximately 1:15 p.m. on June 30. 37-year-old Ramon Pena stole a box truck from…

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Hit-and-Run Accident Kills One, Injures Five | Finz & Finz, P.C.

MANHATTAN, NY – A driver fled the scene of a car accident that killed one person and injured five others early Saturday morning. According to NY Daily News, the accident occurred around 4:50 a.m. on June 27. A driver in a 2015 Mercedes-Benz ran through a red light at the…

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Pedestrian Killed in Accident in Queens | Finz & Finz, P.C.

QUEENS, NY – A driver hit and killed a pedestrian Sunday afternoon while attempting to pass a box truck on the right. According to QNS, the crash occurred at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, June 22. A 26-year-old woman driving a 2019 Jeep SUV tried to pass a box truck while…

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One Dead, Six Injured in Bronx Car Crash | Finz & Finz, P.C.

BRONX, NY – A man was killed on Sunday night after rear-ending another vehicle and starting a chain-reaction crash that injured six others. The New York Daily News reports that the accident occurred at approximately 11:20 p.m. on June 22. A 35-year-old man in a 2010 Toyota Camry lost control…

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Two Injured in Rollover Accident Involving Flatbed Truck | Finz & Finz, P.C.

THE BRONX, NY – A rented flatbed truck rolled over on the Bronx portion of the Triborough Bridge Tuesday afternoon, spilling steel girders onto the roadway and injuring the driver and a passenger. According to AM NY, the accident occurred at approximately 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 23rd. Two men rented…

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Two Pedestrians Injured in Midtown Crash | Finz & Finz, P.C.

MANHATTAN, NY – Two pedestrians were injured in a two-vehicle crash in Midtown Sunday afternoon, ABC 7 NY reports. The crash occurred at the intersection of 5th Avenue and East 53rd Street at approximately 2:15 p.m. The York Police Department (NYPD) reports that the two injured pedestrians were rushed to the…

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