NASCAR driver Jason Leffler died after an accident in a heat race at a dirt car event at Bridgeport Speedway.
The victim was pinned between the two vehicles and suffered a broken right leg and arm, his left leg was crushed above knee and nearly required amputation. The 27-year-old man was taken to Bellevue Hospital where he was stabilized.
Authorities say a car and a sport utility vehicle were involved in the accident, which occurred just after 11 a.m. The driver of the car was killed, while four people who were in the SUV suffered minor injuries.
A warehouse worker in Jersey City was hospitalized Wednesday after 1,500 pounds of pineapples came crashing down on top of him, according to a published report.
One of three people women struck by a vehicle in the Bronx Friday has died.
A truck slammed into a toll booth on the inbound upper level of the George Washington Bridge early Monday, closing several lanes.
Police were still investigating the cause of the accident. Cross Bay Boulevard was to remain shut down in both directions for an indefinite period of time, officials said.
The incident happened shortly after 11 a.m. Monday on the Belt Parkway in Canarsie.
A tractor trailer overturned and collided with a car on the Brooklyn Queens Expressway near the Manhattan Bridge in Brooklyn, authorities said.
Some local students heading back to Queens from St. Louis were injured early Sunday when their charter bus crashed in Columbus, Ohio.
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A woman was struck and killed by a motorcycle on the Belt Parkway in eastern Queens Tuesday.
A Connecticut Superior Court jury awarded more than $16 million Tuesday to a Bridgeport man who lost his leg after being struck by a state police squad car.
A woman struck and killed a man who was lying in the road early Saturday in Nassau County.
Police said 44-year-old Robert Slavonik was pulling out of a Dunkin’ Donuts parking lot when his Dodge pickup truck struck the school bus.