Recent News for Accidents in New York

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Tow truck driver fatally struck by vehicle on Long Island Expressway | Finz & Finz, P.C.

QUEENS, NEW YORK – A crash caused the death of a tow truck driver working along the Long Island Expressway in Queens early Saturday morning, WPIX reports. Police said the driver, 47-year-old Carlos Santiago, was hooking up a disabled Nissan Altima on the westbound side of the LIE near 85th

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News: 10 injured after police vehicle hits pedestrians on Bronx sidewalk | Finz & Finz, P.C.

LONGWOOD, BRONX – Ten people were hospitalized Thursday following an accident involving a New York Police Department vehicle in the Bronx Thursday, the New York Times reports. The police car was responding to a call when it collided with another car, went out of control, and hit pedestrians on a

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Driver indicted on manslaughter charges for Manhattan crash that killed 2 pedestrians | Finz & Finz, P.C.

INWOOD, MANHATTAN – A Bronx man has been indicted on multiple charges for a crash in Manhattan August 3 that killed two pedestrians. This is an update to a previous story. Manhattan District Attorney Alvin L. Bragg, Jr. announced the indictment of 28-year-old Leandro Diaz-Ramirez in the case.  He was

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News: Man killed in multi-vehicle crash on Veterans Memorial Highway in Holbrook | Finz & Finz, P.C.

HOLBROOK, LONG ISLAND – One man was killed and several other people were injured in a multi-vehicle crash on Long Island last week, reports LongIsland.com. The wreck happened at the intersection of Veterans Memorial Highway and Lincoln Avenue in Holbrook Sept. 28 at about 7:10 a.m. Suffolk County Police said 69-year-old

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1 dead, 3 injured after car collides with minibus in North Amityville | Finz & Finz, P.C.

NORTH AMITYVILLE, LONG ISLAND – A car and a minibus were involved in a fatal collision on Long Island on Thursday morning, according to a report by Newsday. Suffolk County police responded to the scene on Albany Avenue south of Russell Court in North Amityville after the incident occurred at

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Long Island man dies following car accident on Southern State Parkway | Finz & Finz, P.C.

HEMPSTEAD, LONG ISLAND – The New York State Police responded to the scene of a fatal two-car collision on Long Island early Saturday morning. State Police issued a news release on the incident that happened on the Southern State Parkway eastbound in the town of Hempstead, Nassau County. Investigators said

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4 injured when driver crashes into outdoor dining structure in East Harlem | Finz & Finz, P.C.

EAST HARLEM, MANHATTAN – Police were searching for a driver who left the scene after crashing into an outdoor dining structure in Manhattan on Saturday night, reports WNBC. The incident happened in the vicinity of East 111th Street between Second Avenue and Third Avenue in East Harlem at about 10:15

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Man arrested in Queens hit-and-run crash that killed 5-year-old boy | Finz & Finz, P.C.

EAST ELMHURST, QUEENS – Authorities announced an arrest in the case of a fatal hit-and-run accident that occurred in Queens on Sept. 1. According to WNBC, 40-year-old Xavier Carchipull of Astoria is facing several charges, including leaving the scene of an accident resulting in death and driving without a license. 

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2 motorcycle riders killed in separate collisions on Long Island roadways | Finz & Finz, P.C.

ISLANDIA, LONG ISLAND – Two motorcyclists were killed in separate accidents on Long Island roads over the past week. LongIsland.com reports the first incident happened on the Long Island Expressway near Old Nichols Road in Islandia on Sunday afternoon.  Suffolk County Police said 62-year-old H. Reaves was driving a Suzuki

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Westchester highway worker fatally struck by vehicle while on job | Finz & Finz, P.C.

YORKTOWN, WESTCHESTER COUNTY – A highway employee in Westchester County died last week after being struck by a vehicle while on the job,  reports WABC. The victim was 28-year-old Jake Arcara, a worker with the Yorktown Highway Department.  The incident took place Wednesday morning while Arcara was on the job

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