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A garbage truck and mini van collided, sending the sanitation truck into an office building on Long Island. (credit: CBS2)

Collision Sends Garbage Truck Into Nassau County Public Works Building

A garbage truck and mini van collided, sending the sanitation truck into an office building on Long Island.

11/05/2014

Alstede Farms in Chester Township, New Jersey (Credit: CBS 2)

1 Dead, Several Injured In Shuttle Bus Collision At NJ Farm

Chester Township Mayor Bill Cogger said he’s been sounding the alarm for years about traffic jams on weekends in and out of the farm.

10/12/2014

Delta plane damaged in collision at JFK on Oct. 5, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Port Authority: Two Planes Collide On JFK Runway; No Injuries

Both planes were arriving with passengers on board, officials said..

10/05/2014

Helicopter (file / credit: clipart.com)

Helicopter Makes Emergency Landing At West 30th Street After Collision With Bird

A helicopter had to make an emergency landing along the Hudson River Friday afternoon after colliding with a bird.

10/03/2014

The scene of an accident involving a BMW and garbage truck in Brooklyn on July 9, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

1 Dead After Car Crashes Into Garbage Truck In Brooklyn

The car collided with the back of the truck around 1:35 a.m. Wednesday at the intersection of Utica Avenue and Avenue D.

07/09/2014

Flushing, Queens Bus Accident

Investigators Believe Van Ran Red Light Before Colliding With MTA Bus

The accident happened on Northern Boulevard at Prince Street in Flushing, Queens around 10 p.m. Friday.

05/03/2014

Emergency crews on the scene of a bus crash in Albertson, L.I. on April 1, 2014. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

1 Dead, 2 Hurt After Coach USA Bus, Pickup Truck Collide On Long Island

The accident, which involved a Coach USA bus and a pick-up truck, occurred on Roslyn Road near Heathcote Drive in Albertson around 9 a.m. Tuesday.

04/01/2014

Car badly damaged following collision with NJ TRANSIT train in Ho-Ho-Kus, Jan. 20, 2014. (credit: Sonia Moghe/CBS 2)

Driver Badly Hurt When NJ TRANSIT Train Collides With Car In Ho-Ho-Kus

The accident occurred around 9 a.m. Monday at the Hollywood Avenue crossing in Ho-Ho-Kus. The cause of the collision was not immediately clear, but an investigation was continuing.

01/20/2014

Authorities on the scene of a fiery collision between a car carrier and a freight train in West Nyack. (Credit CBS 2)

Freight Train, Car Carrier Collide In West Nyack

A freight train and a car carrier exploded into flames following a violent collision in West Nyack.

12/06/2013

NTSB investigators on the scene of a Metro-North train derailment and crash in Connecticut. (credit: NTSB/Flickr)

NTSB: Maintenance Work Done Last Month On Track Near Conn. Train Derailment

About 700 people were on board the trains on May 17 when one heading east from Grand Central Terminal to New Haven derailed just outside Bridgeport.

05/24/2013

Close-up of the damage from the Conn. Metro-North collision. (credit: Fairfield Police)

Limited Metro-North, Amtrak Service Resumes Between NY, New Haven

Limited Metro-North Railroad and full Amtrak train service resumed at around 3 p.m. Tuesday between New York and New Haven, according to the MTA.

05/21/2013

Connecticut state investigators examines the scene of a Metro North train collision on May 18, 2013 in Fairfield, Connecticut. (Photo by Michael Graae/Getty Images)

Metro-North New Haven Service To Be Back By Wednesday Morning

Railroad officials in Connecticut said the morning commute went as well as can be expected following Friday’s train collision that injured 72 people and has shut down service.

05/20/2013

Two Metro-North trains collided in Bridgeport, Conn., on May 17, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Wrecked Metro-North Trains Removed From Connecticut Tracks

The wrecked Metro-North trains from the accident last week that left dozens of people injured were set to be removed from the tracks in Connecticut Sunday.

05/19/2013

NYPD Logo (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

After Policy Change, NYPD Begins Responding To Crashes With Serious Injuries

Previously, crash investigators were summoned only when at least one victim had died or was “likely to die.”

03/11/2013

New York State Thruway - Yonkers, NY (file)

Woman Killed In Head-On Thruway Crash

New York State police said Alvin Lapides, 81, of Monsey was driving north in the southbound lanes of Interstate 87 in Rockland County Tuesday night when he struck a Volvo driven by a 17-year-old boy.

01/23/2013

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