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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Toddler unrestrained in Buffalo auto accident

by zack | March 23rd, 2011

March 24, 2011 A 2-year old was found to be unrestrained after a Buffalo auto accident, according to The Tonawanda News. The Buffalo auto accident happened when the driver flipped his car after speeding down Fillmore Avenue. The 1993 Oldsmobile flipped over in the Buffalo auto accident after he sped around a curve and hit […]

Police cars involved in second Utica auto accident

by zack | March 17th, 2011

March 17, 2011 Two police officers were involved in a four-car Utica auto accident, reports WKTV. A marked police cars hit two cars in a Utica auto accident while crossing an intersection while responding to a separate Utica auto accident. The police officers were responding with their lights on to a Utica auto accident when […]

SUV crashed into home in Syracuse auto accident

by William Mattar | August 5th, 2010

The Post-Standard reports that a police pursuit ended causing a Syracuse auto accident when crashing into a home. Police saw an SUV running red lights and disregarding traffic signs, and attempted to pull over the vehicle. The vehicle failed to negotiate a turn, and crashed into a garage attached to a home. The driver entered […]

Excessive speed to blame for Niagara Falls motorcycle accident

by William Mattar | April 21st, 2010

The Niagara Gazette reports that a man was injured in a Niagara Falls motorcycle accident. The crash is being blamed on excessive speed. According to New York State Police, the driver was traveling in excess of 100 mph when a police officer tried to pull him over. The man continued traveling on his motorcycle and […]

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 […]