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New York woman killed and brother hurt after leaving vehicle amid pileup

by lmallernee | November 2nd, 2011

November 2, 2011 After a pileup on the Cross Bronx Expressway early Sunday, a brother and sister were struck by another car and thrown over a barrier, plunging 75 feet to the ground below, according to The New York Times. The siblings, both Bronx residents, were traveling west on the Cross Bronx with eight other […]

89-year-Old Pedestrian Killed in Manhattan

by emallernee | June 3rd, 2011

June 3, 2011 An 89-year-old woman was hit and killed by a car at noon on Thursday in Upper Manhattan. The fatality was the result of a chain-reaction crash that began when a Toyota pickup traveling south on Seventh Avenue hit a silver Lincoln Town Car livery cab that was turning left onto 145th Street. […]

Sentencing Postponed for Hamburg Babysitter Charged with DUI

by emallernee | June 1st, 2011

June 1, 2011 The sentencing of a 28-year-old Hamburg, New York, babysitter who plead guilty to felony DWI will wait until later this month as two more sets of parents come forward with claims that the woman endangered their children, too. These new claims could affect the judge’s sentencing. The babysitter was involved in a […]

Long Island Woman Dies in Groton Car Crash

by emallernee | May 30th, 2011

May 30, 2011 A 27-year-old Long Island, New York, woman died early Saturday morning in a car accident on Interstate 95 in Groton. The woman was a passenger in a Toyota Sienna and was sitting in the backseat at the time of the crash. Police told that it was 1:30 a.m. when the car […]

Wyoming County Man Killed in ATV Crash

by emallernee | May 19th, 2011

May 19, 2011 A 65-year-old man from Warsaw, Wyoming County, was killed and two more people injured in an all-terrain vehicle crash in Gainesville, Wyoming County, last night. Around 8 p.m. the man’s Polaris Ranger overturned on an off-road trail near Route 78, and he was ejected from the ATV and pronounced dead at the […]

Port Chester Man Dies in I-287 Car Crash

by emallernee | May 13th, 2011

May 13, 2011 A 28-year-old from Port Chester, New York, died on Cross Westchester Expressway (I-287) early Tuesday morning when his car spun out into the path of a semi truck near the Kenilworth Road overpass in Harrison. Port Chester Patch reports that the man was killed at about 3:45 a.m. after his Volkswagen Passat […]

Rochester truck accident kills one

by zack | May 4th, 2011

May 5, 2011 The Democrat and Chronicle reports that one man has died in a Rochester truck accident. Police report that the Rochester truck accident took place after a tanker truck filled with milk overturned, killing the driver. The driver was heading northbound on Route 19 when he lost control of the truck. The truck drove […]

Two injured in Buffalo auto accident

by zack | April 20th, 2011

April 21, 2011 Buffalo News report that two women were injured in a Buffalo auto accident with a dump trunk. The Buffalo auto accident took play near the Pace Bridge in Buffalo. The Buffalo auto accident took place after one driver lost control of their car because of a blown tire. A second car was […]

New York state trooper killed in Buffalo auto accident

by zack | April 12th, 2011

March 31, 2011 WIVB reports a New York state trooper was killed in a Buffalo auto accident. Trooper Kevin Dobson, a 14-year veteran, was killed in the Buffalo auto accident when he was issuing a traffic citation on the side of the 290 highway around the Colvin Boulevard exit. The Buffalo auto accident happened around 7:30 […]

Professor arrested in fatal Rochester auto accident

by zack | April 12th, 2011

April 14, 2011 The Wall Street Journal reports a University of Rochester School of Medicine professor was arrested in a fatal hit-and-run Rochester auto accident. Rochester police said the 42-year-old professor ran a red light and hit an SUV driven by a 21-year-old man in the Rochester auto accident. The SUV overturned and the driver was […]