Driver Charged In Brooklyn Crash That Killed Cyclist

Thomas Groarke, 24, was arrested and charged with vehicular manslaughter and driving while intoxicated for the car crash death of bicyclist Sean Ryan, 17, on Sunday in Gerritsen Beach, Brooklyn, officials said.   According to reports, Groarke drove his Honda Accord across the painted median and struck Ryan…

Lincoln Tunnel Bus Crash Injures 15 People

At least 15 people were injured after an NJ Transit bus rear-ended another bus in the Lincoln Tunnel on Monday morning, officials said. The Route 114 bus, from Plainfield to the Port Authority Bus Terminal, rear-ended a Route 190 bus, officials said.   There were 103 passengers on…

Speeding Car Crash Kills Woman, Injures 3 In Queens

Zaalika Rasool, 41, was killed and three others were injured after a speeding BMW driver slammed into a car in South Ozone, Queens on Sunday, officials said.   According to surveillance footage, the driver of a black BMW X5 was speeding along 115th Avenue when the driver drove…

Hit-And-Run Driver Critically Injures Delivery Man In Crown Heights

A delivery driver on a motorized scooter was struck by a hit-and-run driver in Crown Heights on Saturday evening, officials said.   The 29-year-old man, whose name has not been released, was driving toward the intersection of Nostrand Avenue and Lincoln Place around 10 p.m. Saturday when a…

Drunk Off-Duty Cop Fatally Strikes 1, Injures 3 Others

A drunk off-duty police officer fatally struck one man and injured three others in Williamsburg on Saturday morning, officials said. At around 3 a.m. on Saturday, the officer, Nicholas Batka, 28, was turning his gray 2012 Dodge Durango from North Eighth Street onto Bedford Avenue when his vehicle…

Man In Serious Condition After Two Cars Strike Him In Tribeca

A man, whose identity has not been released, was seriously injured after he was struck by two cars in Tribeca on Friday, sources said. The incident happened at Canal Street near West Broadway around 4:40 a.m., police said.   The victim was rushed to Bellevue Hospital where he…

Four Workers Injured After Car Crashes Into L.I. Building

Four construction workers were injured after an out-of-control car crashed into a building under renovation in Long Island, officials said. The incident happened at Ocean Avenue and West Main Street in Patchogue around 1 p.m. on Thursday.   The vehicle managed to travel 20 feet inside the structure…

Man Lying Down On Street Fatally Struck In Hit-And-Run

A 35-year-old man was killed on Tuesday evening by a hit-and-run car, police said. The incident happened on Jerome Avenue near Macombs Road in the Bronx.   The man, whose name has not been released, reportedly fell down on the street after stepping out of a cab and…

Elderly Woman Killed From Car Crash In Queens

Roxina Clayton, 78, of Laurelton was killed when her car was struck by a vehicle that police were trying to pull over in Cambria Heights, Queens, officials said.   Driver Derrick Perkins, 51, was arrested by police at the scene of the crash. Perkins was spotted speeding and…

Two People Injured After ATV Runs Over Them

Two people were hurt when an all-terrain vehicle (ATV) arn over them on the beach at Jacob Riis Park in the Rockaways, officials said.   The driver, who was on beach patrol at the time, swerved to avoid hitting a lifeguard stand but ended up hitting two men…

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