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Leonel Lopez Hernandez and children (credit: CBS 2)

2 Face Charges In Fatal Hit And Run In New Brunswick

Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce Kaplan said Saturday that 37-year-old Timothy Puskas of New Brunswick was driving the sport utility vehicle that hit Leonel Hernandez.

01/28/2012

Leonel Lopez Hernandez and children (credit: CBS 2)

Family Man Headed Home From Work Dies In Hit And Run

Leonel Lopez Hernandez was struck and killed at the intersection of Georges Road and South Talmadge Street in New Brunswick.

01/26/2012

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Teen Cyclist Hospitalized After Crash With Truck In Suffolk County

The bicyclist, Jonathan Tully, 16, was admitted to Stony Brook University Medical Center in stable but guarded condition.

12/18/2011

A Cyclist - New York, NY - Sep 15, 2011 (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Cycling On The Rise In New York City

Over the past ten years bicycle riding in New York City has quadrupled, according to DOT commissioner Janette Sadik-Khan.

12/09/2011

A cyclist makes his way through Central Park - New York, NY (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Study: Approximately 1,000 Pedestrians Struck By Bikes Annually In New York

As Mayor Michael Bloomberg moves forward with his initiative to add bike lanes throughout New York City and a proposed bike-sharing system, a new study may have some wanting him to hit the brakes.

09/19/2011

Alta Bicycle Share demo (credit: bikesharephiladelphia/Flickr)

Bike Share Program To Hit City Streets Next Summer

With the bike share program, DOT Commissioner Janette Sadik-Khan the city is reinventing the wheel by providing an affordable and 24-hour accessible transportation alternative.

09/14/2011

Report: High Bicycle Fatality Rate On Long Island

Contributing factors ranged from drunken motorists to cyclists who failed to stop at red lights. Another was drivers who said they didn’t see the bike until it was too late.

07/14/2011

Ambulance - Graphic: AP

Victims Of School Bus, Car Crash In Lakewood Still Critical

Police were investigating whether a driver from Switzerland ran a stop sign and slammed into a school bus, causing the bus to roll on its side in Lakewood.

05/10/2011

A man rides a bicycle through Times Square - File / Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

City Council Moves To Require Tracking Of Bicycle Accidents

A quarter of a million people ride bicycles in New York City each day, but how safe are they, and how safe are pedestrians from them?

02/17/2011

NJ Lawmaker Backs Off Of Bicycle License Plate Idea

Under the bill proposed by Essex County Assemblywoman Cleopatra Tucker, riders or their parents would have to pay $10 a year to register their bikes with the state.

01/13/2011

Playing Cards - File / Photo: Wikipedia

Cards, Game Of Life Among Toy Hall Of Fame Inductees

Anyone for Go Fish? From gin rummy to solitaire to Texas Hold ‘em, card-playing has been universally enjoyed across centuries by people of all cultures, skills and ages.

11/04/2010

Manhattan Judge: Little Girl Can Be Sued In Bike Crash

NEW YORK (AP) — She might have been too young for grade school, but a judge says a New York City girl was old enough to be sued over a bicycle accident that happened when […]

10/29/2010

Airbag Bike Helmet (Credit: Hovding)

Head Airbag Makes Bike Safety Fashionable

CBS 2’s Max Gomez reports on a stylish solution to bicycle safety.

10/28/2010

A cyclist makes his way down Broadway on the newly painted section called Broadway Boulevard in midtown Manhattan July 11, 2008 in New York City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

NYC To Start Recording Accidents Between Bikes, Pedestrians

Pedestrians hit and injured by bicycle riders – it’s a statistic that no one kept. However, after CBS 2 exposed the gap in record-keeping, New York City is moving to fill in the blanks.

10/20/2010

Bicycle Path

Report: City Bike Lanes Not Safe

A new study suggests that New York City’s new bike lanes are causing too much trouble – and danger, as well.

10/08/2010

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