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.


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Queens Man Killed In Single-Car Crash

Winston Joseph, 61, struck a tree around 10 p.m. Saturday South Conduit Boulevard near Linden Boulevard.


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2 Long Island Sisters In Hospital After Car Accident

Two sisters are in the hospital after a serious auto accident in Massapequa on Tuesday.


NJ Officer Joseph Wargo Funeral (credit: CBS 2)

Loved Ones, Fellow Cops Pay Tribute To Fallen Officer Joseph Wargo

Wargo, who lived with wife in Lopatcong, had been in corrections, then police work for 20 years.


Hospital Bed (credit: CBS 2)

NJ Officers In Hospital After Cruisers Crash In Pursuit

Officials say the injuries sustained by Fairfield officer Gerald Veneziano — who had just recently returned to patrol duty after being shot in a road rage incident while he was off-duty last year — and Sgt. Christopher Oswald were not considered serious.


N.J. Police Investigate After Craig Powers Is Crushed To Death Between Two Trucks

Pennsauken Police Sgt. Chris Sulzbach told The Courier-Post of Cherry Hill Craig Powers’ Buick LeSabre was stopped at a light when it was rear-ended by a box truck Monday.


Flowers are seen at the site of a fatal car crash - Westbury, NY - Jan 5, 2011 - Photo: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880

17-Year-Old Killed In Westbury Crash

Police say a 17-year-old student was speeding and ran a stop sign when he crashed his BMW into another car in Westbury, killing himself and injuring three other people.


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9 People Hurt After Staten Island Van Crash

Eight people were seriously hurt and the other was critically injured. All of them were taken to Staten Island University North Hospital.


Church members turn to prayer after the fatal van crash. (credit: CBS 2)

Bronx Church To Hold Vigil For Crash Victims

Bishop Simon White, his wife and four other church leaders were killed when the van they were riding in blew a tire and rolled over on the New York State Thruway.


Church members turn to prayer after the fatal van crash. (credit: CBS 2)

Bronx Church Members Remember Those Lost In Crash

There were prayers and tears on Sunday night at the Bronx Church that lost its bishop, his wife and four others members in a tragic crash on the New York State Thruway.


A passenger van carrying members of a church flipped over on the New York State Thruway on Saturday, killing at least six people and injuring eight others, authorities said. (Photo Credit: Patrick F. Conan Schneider to 1010WINS)

Authorities: 6 Dead In Church Van Crash In NY

At least six people have died and more were injured when a minivan carrying members from a church crashed on the New York State Thruway, about five miles north of the Woodbury Common shopping mall.


Police were investigating a collision that sent four people to the hospital. (credit: CBS 2)

East Village Collision Sends Cab Into Coffee Shop; 5 Injured

Police said a cab jumped the sidewalk and hit four people, a 71-year-old man, a man on a bike and two girls in front of the coffee shop.



Ships Collide South Of Jones Beach

The Coast Guard says a cargo ship and a commercial fishing vessel have collided 11 miles south of Jones Beach.

1010 WINS–07/30/2010