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Elizabeth, N.J. Smashed Minivan

Driver Abandons Minivan After Newark Police Pursuit

A driver suspected of drunken driving is on the loose in Elizabeth, N.J., after police said the suspect struck three pedestrians outside a bar, smashed into several parked cars and abandoned his car.

05/07/2011

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L.I. Cop Hits, Kills Pedestrian In Car Accident

A police officer was involved in a deadly accident that left one woman dead on Saturday night on Long Island.

04/17/2011

Henry Hudson Parkway crash

6 Injured In Henry Hudson Parkway Multi-Car Crash

Six people, including a police officer, were injured after an early-morning car accident on the Henry Hudson Parkway.

04/09/2011

Crime Scene - Graphic: AP

Police: Car Runs Over Man Who Fell From Overpass

Authorities say a man was killed Saturday when he fell from a northwestern New Jersey overpass onto a major highway and was then run over by a car that fled the scene.

04/02/2011

Islip resident Tina Fitzpatrick, 32, was arrested Friday night for driving while intoxicated with her four-month-old son in the vehicle. (Credit: Suffolk County PD)

L.I. Woman Charged With DWI With 4-Month-Old Son In Car

A Long Island woman was arrested Friday night for driving while intoxicated with her four-month-old son in the vehicle.

03/12/2011

Union Square Subway

Wild Night At Union Square Sends 2 To Hospital

It was a wild night at Union Square after two separate accidents sent two individuals to the hospital.

02/27/2011

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1 Killed, 3 Injured In Brooklyn Car Accident

Police say a driver lost control of his car on an exit ramp and slammed into a utility pole. The crash killed one of the passengers and injured two others along with the driver.

02/27/2011

Police Officer Michael Califano (Photo/Nassau County Police)

Funeral Arrangements Set For L.I. Police Officer

The wake for 44-year-old Officer Michael Califano has been scheduled for Tuesday and Wednesday at the Massapequa Funeral Home.

02/07/2011

Police Officer Michael Califano (Photo/Nassau County Police)

LI Officers Mourn For Losing ‘One Of Our Best’

NEW YORK (WCBS 880) – Officers are still in shock after a Long Island police officer was struck and killed on the Long Island Expressway on Friday night. Officer Michael Califano pulled over on the […]

02/06/2011

Police say an out-of-control livery cab hit a double-parked van, sending a legally parked pickup truck into a woman and her twin babies walking on the sidewalk. (Credit: CBS 2)

Baby Twins Among 7 Injured In Brooklyn Crash

A livery cab driver was charged Sunday night after a horrific crash in Brooklthat left a baby boy fighting for his life, and the child’s twin brother and mother seriously injured.

01/02/2011

Justin Tuck (credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Giants DE Tuck, Wife Unhurt In Teaneck Car Crash

Authorities say the accident they described a fender-bender occurred around 8:30 p.m. on Route 4. The cause of the crash remained under investigation Saturday.

01/01/2011

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Man Killed In Hit-And-Run

Police in Englewood are looking for a hit and run driver who struck and killed a man walking to Friday services.

12/25/2010

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2 Dead In New Haven Car Crash

Police say two people have died in a violent early morning car crash in New Haven, and speed and wet road conditions may have been factors.

10/15/2010

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