Car Crash

Franklin Reyes

Bail Set For Teen Driver Accused Of Killing 4-Year-Old Girl In UWS Crash

Investigators say 17-year-old Franklin Reyes was behind the wheel of an SUV, fleeing from police when he struck and killed Ariel Russo on June 4th.


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Connecticut Troopers Make 57 Drunken Driving Arrests Memorial Day Weekend

Authorities said Tuesday that troopers also investigated 281 accidents including fatal crashes in West Hartford and North Stonington over the three-day Memorial Day weekend.


Scene of a car crash in Newark (credit: CBS 2)

Young Children Among Several Injured In Newark Car Crash

Emergency crews from five area communities responded and had to pull some of the victims from the car.


Here the Toyota Camry (that caused the accident) can be seen in the shop along with the driver of that vehicle. (photo courtesy: Peter Gerber)

1 Dead After Car Crashes Into Queens Auto Body Shop

An out-of-control vehicle crashed into the shop at 126th Street and 35th Avenue in Willets Point, injuring several workers and killing at least one person.


Queens City Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer with Community Board No. 2 Chairman Joe Conley pushing for safety improvements in Long Island City - March 14, 2013 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

L.I.C. Community Leaders Call For Safety Improvements After Fatal Crash

In the wake of a curb-hopping crash that took the life of a teenager, locals are calling for studies and action on what they say are the dangerous roads around high schools and LaGuardia Community College in Long Island City, Queens.


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Police ID Suspect Wanted In Connection With Fatal Brooklyn Hit-And-Run

Police on Monday identified and released a photo of a suspect in a hit-and-run crash that wiped away a young family in Brooklyn – leaving the Tri-State Area stunned.


Expectant Parents Mourned

Expectant Couple Killed En Route To Hospital

A young Orthodox Jewish couple expecting their first child was killed in a car crash in Williamsburg as they headed to the hospital.


This vehicle jumped the curb outside Saks Fifth Avenue on Feb. 12, 2013. (credit: Don Dahler/CBS 2)

Pedestrian Struck After Car Jumps Curb Outside Saks Fifth Avenue Store

A manwas struck by an SUV when it jumped the curb in front of the Sacks Fifth Avenue flagship location in Midtown Manhattan.


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Ambulance Crashes Into Car, Queens Home

The crash happened around 11:30 a.m. on 110th Street in South Ozone Park.


Scene of the accident in Williamsburg where good Samaritans came to the rescue of the victims. (credit: CBS 2)

Good Samaritans Rescue Grandmother, Children Struck By Car In Brooklyn

Bystanders heroically lifted the car with their hands after the incident on the sidewalk, while the car was going in reverse.


Midtown crash scene (credit: CBS 2)

Several Injured In Early Morning Midtown Car Crash

The car was traveling north on Sixth Avenue when the driver ran a red light at 50th Street and rammed into the shuttle van, police said.


A Suffolk County Police Cruiser - File / Photo: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880

One Dead After Car Plows Into Tree In Brentwood

Suffolk County police said Kenneth Espada, 24, was behind the wheel of a 1997 Ford Taurus when his car veered across the road and hit a tree.


Madricka Watson - Jun 20, 2012 (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

Long Island Mom Gets $16.6 Million After Daughter Hit By Car

Madricka Watson, 10, was trying to cross a busy street with her brother in Hempstead after school five years ago when she was hit by a car. She is now bound to a wheelchair, unable to walk or talk.


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Police: 2 People Killed In Farmingdale Car Crash

Gregory Brandel, 35, was driving westbound on Fulton Street around 11:30 p.m. when he collided with a car driven by 58-year-old Patricia Fuzia, police said.


Hospital Bed (credit: CBS 2)

NJ Coach Gets Liver Transplant From Former Player Killed In Car Crash

Ed Mooney, 52, said Dan Glover, 24, was just the sort of person who would donate his organs.