Car Crashes

John Nash in 2007 (Credit: Manan Vatsyayana/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Beautiful Mind’ Mathematician John Nash, Wife Killed In NJ Turnpike Crash

The deaths were confirmed to CBS2 by Princeton University, where Nash taught. The couple lived in Princeton.

7 hours ago

A car drove into this house in North Bellmore, N.Y., on May 21, 2015, police said. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Police: Driver Crashes Car Into North Bellmore Home, Flees

The same driver is accused of another hit-and-run earlier in the evening, in which he struck a car, cops said.

05/21/2015

This NYPD squad car crashed into a van in Brooklyn on April 19, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Police Car Crashes Into Van In Brooklyn

Authorities said police were chasing a suspect who had fled on foot when the accident happened.

04/19/2015

Two people were killed when a car lost control, struck scaffolding and burst into flames April 5, 2015, in Jamaica, Queens, witnesses said. (credit: CBS2)

2 Killed In Fiery Car Crash In Jamaica

Just before 4:30 a.m., a 2001 Nissan Maxima was traveling eastbound on the Grand Central Parkway in Jamaica and lost control coming off the roadway, police said.

04/05/2015

A minibus that slid down an embankment near the George Washington Bridge on March 10, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

2 Injured When Minibus Slides Down Embankment On Henry Hudson Parkway

The accident took place at around 9 a.m. off exit 14 of the Henry Hudson Parkway.

03/10/2015

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Study: First Week Of Daylight Saving Time Means More Car Crashes

According to a study by the University of British Columbia, the number of wrecks climb 17 percent during the first week after the clocks spring forward.

03/08/2015

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Police: 2nd Wrong-Way Crash Reported Friday In Westchester

Neil Prabhu, of Ossining, was charged with DWI after, police say, he crashed into another car while driving the wrong way on Route 9A in Briarcliff around 10:30 p.m. Friday.

03/01/2015

2 Killed In New England Thruway Crash In Rye Feb 2, 2015 (CBS2)

Police: 2 People Killed In Multi-Vehicle Crash On I-95 In Rye

Two people were killed in a multivehicle crash on the New England Thruway in Rye on Monday afternoon, police said.

02/02/2015

Felicia Burl is charged with two counts of manslaughter in connection with a Nov. 7 crash in Stamford, Conn. (police: Stamford Police Department)

Woman Arrested In Stamford Crash That Left 2 Dead

Felicia Burl is accused of being at the wheel of a 2002 Nissan Altima that ran a red light near the Greenwich-Stamford line and slammed into a station wagon Nov. 7.

12/04/2014

Police respond to a multi-vehicle crash on the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway on Aug. 25, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: At Least 5 Injured In Multi-Vehicle Crash On Brooklyn-Queens Expressway

According to police, one vehicle may have been going doing the wrong way of the BQE just before a head-on collision.

08/25/2014

Myriam Lebrun her three children were killed in a crash on Southern State Parkway North Babylon. (credit: Handout)

5 Killed In Fiery Wreck On Southern State Parkway

Authorities said the group was returning to Brooklyn following a family gathering.

08/24/2014