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An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

Passenger Killed, Driver Charged In Crash In Southeast Queens

A woman was charged with vehicular manslaughter and driving while intoxicated Monday, after a crash that left her passenger dead in southeast Queens.

04/14/2014

A car with flat tires gets towed after hitting a pothole on the Belt Parkway in Mill Basin, Brooklyn, Feb. 14, 2014. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Potholes Continue Popping Up Along Stretch Of Belt Parkway

The potholes have caused hazardous driving conditions. At one point on Friday, more than a dozen cars were pulled over on the shoulder of the Belt in Mill Basin, Brooklyn.

02/14/2014

New York City Pothole (credit: CBS 2)

Crews Race To Fix Battered Roads As Potholes Claim Tire After Tire

Potholes have been claiming tire after tire and car after car around the Tri-State area. The situation has gotten so bad that one highway had to be shut down for part of the weekend to undergo repairs.

02/08/2014

DOT crews repair potholes on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

DOT Repairs Hundreds Of Potholes, But Many Drivers Still Fit To Be Tied

The DOT said it filled 1,100 potholes Thursday, focusing on the Belt Parkway in Brooklyn. The swings in temperature have carved out craters in roads across the Tri-State area.

02/07/2014

An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

Man Struck, Killed While Trying To Cross Belt Parkway

A man was struck and killed early Saturday on the Belt Parkway in southern Brooklyn.

12/28/2013

Gowanus Expressway Accident

At Least 30 Vehicles Involved In Gowanus Expressway Crash

A pileup involving at least 30 vehicles snagged the Gowanus Expressway in southern Brooklyn Tuesday evening, leaving at least eight people with minor injuries, authorities said.

12/17/2013

Damaged street lights on the Belt Parkway (credit: CBS 2)

Stretch Of Belt Parkway Remains In The Dark Due To Sandy Damage

Some of the overhead lights on the busy roadway between Knapp Street and Flatbush Avenue were badly damaged in superstorm Sandy nearly 11 months ago. The lights have still not been fixed.

09/19/2013

A surveillance video of a vehicle being sought by police ina hit-and-run accident in Rosedale, Queens. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Hit-And-Run Driver May Have Dumped Body Elsewhere

Police on Saturday were trying to find a hit-and-run driver who struck and killed a man in Queens, and is believed to have dumped his body a block away to cover up the accident.

08/03/2013

Unidentified Woman Tattoo

Woman Found Dead Near JFK Remains Unidentified

Police on Monday were asking for help from the public in identifying a woman who was found dead at an expressway junction near John F. Kennedy International Airport.

06/24/2013

NYPD Car (file / credit: D Dipasupil/Getty Images)

Body Found At Expressway Junction Near JFK

The decomposed body of an unidentified woman was found late Friday at the junction of the Van Wyck Expressway and the Belt Parkway near John F. Kennedy International Airport.

06/22/2013

An FDNY ambulance (Photo: CBS 2)

Police: Woman Hit, Killed By Cab In Brooklyn After Falling Off Motorcycle

It happened just before 1 a.m. on the Belt Parkway at Pennsylvania Avenue. Police said the 37-year-old victim was a passenger on the bike when she was thrown from the motorcycle after it struck a barrier.

06/20/2013

Cherry Picker Accident In Canarsie (credit: CBS 2)

2 Construction Workers Hurt After Cherry Picker Overturns In Brooklyn

The incident happened shortly after 11 a.m. Monday on the Belt Parkway in Canarsie.

05/06/2013

FDNY Ambulance

Woman Struck, Killed By Motorcycle On Belt Parkway

A woman was struck and killed by a motorcycle on the Belt Parkway in eastern Queens Tuesday.

03/26/2013

Authorities on the scene of a brush fire in Queens where officials said two bodies were found on Wednesday, March 6, 2013. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS880)

Firefighters Find 2 Bodies While Battling Brush Fire In Queens

As firefighters started to fight the heavy flames, they discovered the bodies of two adult males in a grassy area adjacent to the Belt Parkway, police said.

03/06/2013

Demolition crews clean up dilapidated homes on Staten Island. (credit: Steve Sandberg, 1010 WINS).

Some Storm-Ravaged S.I. Residents Say Rebuilding Not Worth Cost, Risk

The city said it is preparing to demolish at least 200 homes across Staten Island, Queens and Brooklyn that were severely damaged by Superstorm Sandy.

11/19/2012

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