Unmarked NYPD Car Strikes Church Van Near Belmont and Essex Streets In East New York

An unmarked NYPD cruiser struck a church bus in East New York Tuesday night, causing the bus to careen into a parked car and catch fire. The unmarked cruiser was traveling east on Belmont Street and the church van, carrying three auxiliary police officers, was traveling north on…

Worker fatally injured in New York train accident

All jobs have varying levels of risk. Some, though, present more risk than others. For example, a construction site worker is faced with more hazards in day-to-day life than an office employee. But regardless of where the person was employed, when an accident occurred, workplace accidents oftentimes allow…

Multi-vehicle crash in New York results in seven people injured

There is a good chance that victims will suffer injuries following a multi-vehicle accident. Many of these accidents involve high speeds. Considering the high speeds involved, as well as the number of vehicles, a multi-vehicle crash can leave many victims devastated. Victims can suffer a variety of injuries…

School Bus Accident on Halsey Street and Marcy Avenue Injuring 6 Children and 3 Adults Renews Calls for Bed-Stuy Slow Zone

An accident that overturned a school bus transporting special needs children in Bed-Stuy on Monday illustrates the need for a neighborhood slow zone. The crash, which involved a green Boro Taxi, came just a month after Bed-Stuy’s Community Board 3 voted against a proposed slow zone in the neighborhood. The…

Motorcyclist, Jorge Rios, Dies After Crashing Into Car at Manhattan Avenue and Green Street In Greenpoint, Brooklyn

A motorcyclist was killed after colliding with a motorist in Brooklyn Sunday afternoon. Police responded to a 911 call about a collision at Manhattan Avenue and Green Street in Greenpoint at 4:30 p.m. When officers arrived, they found motorcycle rider Jorge Rios, 47, unconscious and unresponsive. Rios was…

7 People Dead, Dozens Injured and Others Missing After 2 Buildings Collapse, 1644 and 1646 Park Avenue, in East Harlem, Manhattan

Four more bodies were found overnight in the smoldering rubble of two upper Manhattan buildings leveled by a gas explosion that injured more than 70 people and spewed debris for blocks, bringing the death toll to seven. Rescue crews brought in a backhoe and bulldozer and were digging…

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