Recent News for Accidents in New York

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2 women killed in separate hit-and-run incidents in Suffolk County | Finz & Finz, P.C.

WEST ISLIP, LONG ISLAND, NY – Police on Long Island say two women were killed in separate hit-and-run crashes on Monday night. According to a news release from the Suffolk County Police Department, the first incident occurred at the intersection of Motor Parkway and Moreland Road in Hauppauge at about

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17-year-old critically injured after being struck by vehicle on Staten Island | Finz & Finz, P.C.

STATEN ISLAND, NEW YORK, NY – Police are searching for the driver involved in a pedestrian accident on Staten Island that left a teenager hospitalized, according to a report in the Staten Island Advance. Police were dispatched to the scene early Sunday morning in the area of Bay Street and

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3 women dead in Nassau County car accident involving suspected drunk driver | Finz & Finz, P.C.

NEW HYDE PARK, LONG ISLAND, NY – A car crash on Long Island involving a suspected drunk driver left three women dead, according to Newsday. The incident happened late Saturday night near a catering hall on Jericho Turnpike, The Inn at New Hyde Park.  Nassau County police said there were

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Man sentenced to prison for Brooklyn DUI crash that killed motorcycle rider | Finz & Finz, P.C.

BROOKLYN, NY – A driver who pleaded guilty in connection with a crash that killed a motorcyclist in Brooklyn has been sentenced to prison, according to WNBC. 26-year-old Christopher Diaz was given a sentence of 3 1/2 to 10 years behind bars.  Diaz was driving an Infiniti sedan when the

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Driver killed in collision with truck at Suffolk County car dealership | Finz & Finz, P.C.

SAINT JAMES, LONG ISLAND, NY – A driver was killed when his vehicle collided with a truck on Long Island early Saturday morning, authorities said. Suffolk County Police issued a news release on the incident that occurred on 780 Middle Country Road in Saint James. According to investigators, 33-year-old Robert

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Woman charged in hit-and-run that killed 2 men outside Holtsville home | Finz & Finz, P.C.

HOLTSVILLE, LONG ISLAND, NY – A suspected hit-and-run driver is under arrest following a crash that killed two men on Long Island last week, according to Newsday. 30-year-old Johanna Iovino of Lake Ronkonkoma was arrested by Suffolk County Police and charged with two counts of leaving the scene of an

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Driver involved in fatal Long Island car crash arrested on DWI charge | Finz & Finz, P.C.

BALDWIN, LONG ISLAND, NY – A driver has been arrested on a drunk driving charge in connection with a deadly car accident on Long Island last week, police said. Nassau County Police issued a news release on the incident that occurred May 3 in the area of Grand Avenue and

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Woman dies after being struck by stolen truck in Queens hit-and-run | Finz & Finz, P.C.

SOUTH JAMAICA, QUEENS, NY – A woman died after being hit by a stolen truck in Queens Sunday morning, according to the New York Post. The incident occurred in the vicinity of 167th Street and 120th Avenue in South Jamaica at about 8:30 a.m. Police said a man in a

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Truck driver charged after teenage pedestrian struck and killed in the Bronx | Finz & Finz, P.C.

BRONX, NEW YORK, NY – Charges have been filed against the driver involved in a fatal pedestrian accident in the Bronx last week, according to a report in the New York Post. The victim was a 16-year-old girl who was walking to school in the Morris Park section of the

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Multi-vehicle accident on FDR Drive in Manhattan leaves 1 dead, 2 injured | Finz & Finz, P.C.

MIDTOWN MANHATTAN, NY – A multi-vehicle collision on the FDR Drive in Manhattan Tuesday evening left one driver dead and two others injured, according to The Daily News. Police said 56-year-old Keith Jenkins was driving a Honda CR-V northbound on the highway near Exit 11 for East 53rd Street when

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