Auto Accident

New York Pedestrian Killed By Oncoming Car After Wreck

by emallernee | August 5th, 2011

August 5, 2011 A man from Western New York was killed on Saturday, July 30, when a car hit him as he was standing in the road surveying his pickup truck, which had just collided with a tree in Ontario, New York. The 23-year-old man from Avon, New York, had just survived the impact with […]

2 Children Hit by Cars in Separate Troy Car Accidents; 1 Dies

by emallernee | June 6th, 2011

June 6, 2011 In the last week two Troy, New York, children have been hit by cars – one was killed and one suffered an external ear injury. The first accident occurred on Memorial Day at 7:46 p.m., when a man driving a pickup truck fatally hit a 6-year-old boy outside his family’s home on […]

Man Survives 100+ MPH Crash in Buffalo

by emallernee | May 20th, 2011

May 20, 2011 A 23-year-old man sped down Buffalo, New York’s Walden Avenue at more than 100 miles per hour early Wednesday morning when his car went airborne, spun out of control, and crash-landed into a pole and a fire hydrant before catching fire. The man survived the accident and is listed in stable condition […]

NYC DOT Employee Run Over and Killed by Co-Worker

by emallernee | May 17th, 2011

May 17, 2011 Just after midnight on Monday, a 59-year-old New York City Department of Transportation highway repairman was killed on the job while patching up Cross Island Parkway in Queens, New York. The man was run over by a truck that was backing up on the Parkway; it was driven by one of his […]

Third Car Crashes on Queensboro Bridge Off-Ramp in 6 Weeks

by emallernee | May 16th, 2011

May 16, 2011 Over the weekend a third car crashed on the exact same exit ramp off Long Island City’s Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge where two other motorists have crashed their cars and died in the past six weeks. Strangely, all the crashes have involved Volkswagens. The latest crash, which occurred at 6 a.m. on […]

Officer involved in Buffalo auto accident

by zack | April 27th, 2011

April 28, 2011 WGRZ reports that a multiple injures occurred in a Buffalo auto accident. Local law enforcement report that the Buffalo auto accident took place after a police officer made a U-turn to pull over a speeding vehicle at West Delevan Avenue and Elmwood Avenue.  The officer was hit by another car while making […]

Man hurt in Buffalo auto accident after fleeing from police

by zack | March 8th, 2011

March 10, 2011 The Wall Street Journal reports a man was injured in a Buffalo auto accident after attempting to flee from the police. Local police report that the man crashed into a parking lot in a Buffalo auto accident after the police tried to pull over the driver. The driver was not able to […]

Woman killed in Rochester car accident

by William Mattar | April 23rd, 2009

April 23, 2009 The Democrat and Chronicle reports that one woman was killed in a single-vehicle Rochester auto accident. The woman was traveling west on Smith Road when she lost control of her vehicle causing the Rochester car accident. The vehicle flipped several times and the New York auto accident victim was ejected from the […]

Two injured in Albany truck accident

by William Mattar | March 10th, 2009

March 10, 2009 Two people suffered minor injuries following an Albany truck accident, reports CBS 6. The New York truck accident happened when a tractor-trailer carrying a metal freight container hit an overpass on I-787. The impact knocked the container off the truck, causing it to strike a car as it fell. Another vehicle then […]

Four injured in Rochester auto accident

by William Mattar | March 3rd, 2009

March 3, 2009 WHEC-TV reports that four people were injured in a Rochester auto accident. The New York auto accident happened on the Northwest side of town. According to police, a car ran a red light at the corner of Mount Read Boulevard and Emerson Street. Two cars t-boned, and one vehicle jumped the median […]