Two People Killed In LIE Crash Near Old Westbury [Update]

Two people were killed and several others were injured in a crash involving several vehicles on the Long Island Expressway in Old Westbury.   According to police, the incident started when a BMW experiencing trouble was parked in the westbound HOV lane between exit 40 and 39 on…

4-Year-Old Boy Dies From Fall Down Elevator Shaft In Park Slope

A 4-year-old boy has died after falling 50 feet down an elevator shaft of a parking garage at 841 Union Street near Seventh Avenue in Park Slope on Wednesday evening, officials said.   According to the police and Department of Buildings officials, the boy, whose identity has not…

Hit-And-Run Cab Driver Injures Brooklyn Couple

A woman and her fiance were injured by a green taxi cab as they were crossing the street in Gowanus on Saturday night.   The couple, both 46-years-old, were crossing 7th Street and 3rd Avenue when they were struck by a green taxi traveling northbound on 3rd Avenue….

Woman Killed In Car Accident In Suffolk County

Brigit Burgio, 23, of Baiting Hollow, died after she struck a parked vehicle and then a tree on Sunday night, officials said.   Burgio was driving a 2004 Kia Optima on Edwards Avenue in Baiting Hollow when she sideswiped a parked 2014 Jeep Wrangler on the west side…

Two Workers Rescued From Scaffolding Collapse In UES

Two workers were rescued from a collapsed scaffolding at a high rise on 98th Street and Lexington Avenue in the Upper East Side, according to reports.   It is not clear if there were any injuries. Emergency responders arrived at the scene at around 10:15 a.m. They were…

Hit-And-Run Driver Injures Pedestrian In Staten Island

A pedestrian was injured after a hit-and-run accident in Elm Park Staten Island, officials said.   The 26-year-old man, whose identity was not immediately released, was crossing at the intersection of Harrison Avenue and Port Richmond Avenue around 9:20 p.m when a black Nissan struck the man at…

Car Collision Pins Woman To Tree In Central Park

Two pedestrians were hurt after they were struck by two vehicles involved in a collision around Central Park on Tuesday night, officials and witnesses said.   According to reports, a man in a silver Nissan Pathfinder was driving northbound on East 81st Street when he blew through a…

Woman Struck By Truck In Queens

An elderly woman, whose identity has not been released, was struck by a tractor trailer on Beach Channel Drive and Mott Avenue in Far Rockaway on Tuesday afternoon, officials said.   She remained trapped under the vehicle for over 15 minutes, according to reports. Firefighters managed to free…

Queens Bus Crash Leaves 11 People Hurt

Eleven people were injured in a bus accident involving collision with a car in Fresh Meadows, Queens, on Tuesday morning, officials said.   The yellow school bus struck a sedan on 167th Street and 73rd Avenue, according to police. The bus then went off the road and slammed…

Two Women Pushing Strollers Struck By Stolen Car Collision [Update]

Two women pushing their children in strollers were struck by a car after a stolen Chevy Tahoe SUV sent another vehicle careening into them in a collision in East Flatbush, Brooklyn on Monday morning, police said. Only one woman was injured from the incident while the other women…

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