Three Injured After School Bus Flips In Queens

Three people, including one child, were injured when a small, yellow school bus overturned in Queens on Friday afternoon, authorities said. The accident occurred near Liberty Avenue and Inwood Street in Jamaica.   The three people who were injured were taken to Jamaica Hospital. They suffered non-life threatening…

Two Pedestrians Killed In Separate Car Accidents In Brooklyn

Just seven blocks apart, two pedestrians were struck and killed in separate car crashes in Brooklyn on Wednesday night, officials said.   Sofiya Ostrovskaya, 66, of Brooklyn, was the first victim of a fatal hit-and-run accident that evening. At around 7:15 p.m., she was crossing Cropsey Avenue at…

MTA Bus Hits Man On Lower East Side

A 64-year-old man was seriously injured after being hit by an MTA bus on the Lower East Side on Monday, officials said. The man, who has not been identified, was using a cane to apparently cross Jackson Street when the M22 bus made a left turn at Madison…

Car Crash Kills 1, Injures 3 Others In Flatbush-Ditmas Park

A pedestrian was killed and three others were injured when a car flipped onto a sidewalk in Brooklyn on Monday evening, officials said. The driver, 58-year-old Paul Omoregie, was arrested on Tuesday for driving without a license. Charles Kinyeti, 50, of Flatbush, was fatally crushed by the car,…

Driver In Fatal S.I. Crash Faces Drug Possession Charges

The driver of a car involved in a fatal crash in Staten Island was charged with criminal drug and driving counts, police said. Angel Ortiz, 25, of Meiers Corners, who had a previous criminal record, has been charged with two counts of criminal possession of controlled substance and…

Woman Fatally Struck By Dump Truck In Hunts Point

A woman was struck and killed by a commercial dump truck in the South Bronx last week. Floria Burton, 55, was crossing the street at Bryant and Seneca Avenues near her home around 8:30 a.m. She was pushing a laundry cart when the truck hit her, officials said….

S.I. Woman Killed In Single-Car Crash In Brooklyn

A woman was killed and four others were injured in a single-car crash in Brooklyn on Sunday morning, officials said. The driver faces several charges. The accident happened at the 65th Street ramp on the Belt Parkway.   Wiktoria Filc, 19, of Staten Island, was in the front-seat…

Bus Driver Involved In Queens Hit-and-Run Fatality Found

The 56-year-old driver of a the Skyliner charter bus that allegedly struck and killed a woman in Flushing, Queens, then fled, was found in Connecticut, police said. The accident happened on Thursday evening at the intersection of Main Street and Kissena Boulevard.   Aglaia Gounaris, 84, was crossing…

Pedestrian Fatally Struck In Queens Car Accident; 11th Victim Since Halloween

A 68-year-old male pedestrian was struck and killed by a car while attempting to cross the street in South Ozone Park on Saturday night, officials said. He was one of 11 pedestrians who have been fatally struck in car accidents since Halloween.   The victim, whose identity has…

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