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The scene of an accident that left James Ness critically injured. (credit: Newsday)

L.I. Man Critically Injured In Car Wreck Meets Officers Who Helped Save Him

A Christmas wish was granted on Long Island as a critically injured man met his life savers.

12/23/2014

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Police: Driver Killed In Weather-Related LIE Crash

According to Suffolk County Police, a man driving a Jeep Liberty westbound on the Long Island Expressway near exit 49 lost control of his vehicle at around 5 a.m.

08/13/2014

Mario Garcia-Sura (Credit: Westchester County District Attorney's Office)

Yonkers Man Gets 5 to 15 Years In Prison For Fatal DWI Crash

Mario Garcia-Sura was sentenced to five to 15 years in prison for aggravated vehicular homicide and driving while intoxicated.

06/10/2014

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Police: 3 Injured In Early Morning Brooklyn Crash

The driver of a 2013 Acura slammed into a tree on Ocean Parkway between Avenue O and Avenue P in the Midwood section of Brooklyn at around 3:30 a.m., police said.

05/25/2014

Rebecca Ramnarine (credit: CBS 2)

Family Who Lost Child In Brooklyn Car Crash Targeted By Scammer

The Ramnarine family said someone set up a fake fundraising website in their daughter’s name following her death in a car accident on Sunday.

05/07/2014

A woman and her child were badly injured when their car struck several utility poles in Sparta. (Credit: CBS 2)

Mother, Son Badly Injured After Car Slams Into Utility Poles In Sparta

The 26-year-old woman lost control of her car and crashed into several utility poles on Friday night, police said. The mother and son were airlifted to a nearby hospital. Both had been wearing seat belts.

04/19/2014

Generic Car Accident (credit: ClipArt)

1 Killed In Early Morning Car Crash In Teaneck

The 29-year-old man who was driving the car was killed, while a passenger escaped injury.

03/30/2014

Bronx Truck Into Building

Cement Truck Crashes Into Bronx Building; Driver Killed

A cement truck crashed into a three-story residential building in the Bronx on Monday evening, leaving the driver dead and at least four people with injuries, authorities said.

01/20/2014

Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge ramp with barrier (Credit: Holli Haerr/1010 WINS)

Officials Call For Changes At Queensboro Bridge Off-Ramp Following Fatal Crash

New York state Sen. Mike Gianaris and Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer have demanded changes at what they’re calling a dangerous off-ramp following a fatal car accident.

12/11/2013

Car Crashes Into Trader Joe's In Oceanside (Credit:CBS 2)

Car Slams Into Trader Joe’s In Oceanside; 15 Injured

The accident happened on Long Beach Road shortly after 1 p.m.

12/06/2013

East Brunswick teenagers Jeff Zatkowski and Nicole Surace were killed in a car crash over the weekend. (credit CBS 2)

Teenage Couple Killed In Single-Car Crash In East Brunswick

Seventeen-year-old Jeff Zatkowski and his girlfriend, 18-year-old Nicole Surace, died Saturday night after he lost control of his car in East Brunswick.

12/02/2013

Car crashes and pins woman against shopping carts at Westwood Trader Joe's (CBS 2)

Car Crashes Into New Jersey Trader Joe’s, Pins Employee

An out-of-control car jumped a curb just outside a Trader Joe’s supermarket in Westwood, pinning an employee between the vehicle and shopping cart racks.

11/13/2013

One person was killed and four others injured after a taxi and box truck collided in East Harlem on Nov. 11, 2013. (credit: Edwin Pagan)

1 Dead, 4 Injured After Box Truck, Taxi Collide In East Harlem

The accident occurred at Park Avenue and East 102nd Street around 1 p.m. Monday.

11/11/2013

Bronx Car Fire

Man Killed In Fiery Bronx SUV Crash

The accident occurred just after midnight at West 240th Street and Broadway. The man, who was driving a 2011 Isuzu Rodeo, was pronounced dead at the scene.

11/10/2013

Police say four people were ejected from a vehicle when it overturned in the Bronx on Nov. 4, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

4 People Hurt When Car Overturns In The Bronx

The crash happened on Willis Avenue in the Mott Haven section of the borough just after 3:30 a.m. Monday.

11/04/2013

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