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Karen Benjamin died a month after she was hit by a hit-and-run driver in Mount Sinai, Long Island. (credit: handout)

Family Of L.I. Woman Killed In Hit-And-Run Crash Shaken In Court

Karen Benjamin, 56, was struck by a BMW as she was jogging in Mount Sinai on June 23. She suffered a severe head injury and remained comatose until she died a month later.

07/31/2013

Manor East catering hall in Massapequa, NY is seen on Friday, June 14, 2013. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Massapequa Catering Hall Closes, Leaves People Scrambling

There is anger and heartbreak on Long Island after a catering hall closed down with no warning.

06/14/2013

Dawid Strucinski. (credit: Handout)

Bayonne Man Gets 5 Years In Melee That Left Rutgers Grad Comatose

Eighteen year-old John McShea was charged with eight others in the beating of Dawid Strucinski of Bayonne, who was a 22-year-old recent graduate of Rutgers University at the time of the beating.

02/22/2013

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Bus Driver Beaten Into Coma Following Fender Bender Dies After Being Taken Off Of Life Support

A school bus driver who was in a coma after being beaten by an angry motorist, died on Friday night.

06/23/2012

Oscar Fuller in court (credit: CBS 2)

Jury Still Out In Parking Spot Rage Case

There is no verdict yet in the trial of a man who punched a woman in a New York City parking spot dispute. She ended up brain-damaged after falling to the ground.

11/07/2011

35-year-old Oscar Fuller claimed he struck Rosas in self-defense. (Credit: CBS 2)

East Village Parking Fight That Left Woman In Coma Heads To Trial

Oscar Fuller, who is charged with hitting Lana Rosas in a fight over a parking spot, says he was defending himself and didn’t anticipate the woman would end up in a coma.

09/15/2011

Dawid Strucinski. (credit: Handout)

Video: Rutgers Graduate Dawid Strucinski Beaten Into Coma During Fight In Bayonne

A young New Jersey man is in a coma fighting for his life after police said he was attacked by more than a dozen people over the weekend.

07/08/2011

Miladin Kovacevic (AP Photo/Marko Drobnjakovic)

Serb Basketball Player Starts Serving Sentence

Kovacevic was sentenced by a Belgrade court in November for severely beating fellow Binghamton University student Bryan Steinhauer of Brooklyn in May 2008 during a barroom brawl.

01/21/2011

NY Teen Gets 6 Years In Beating Of Immigrant

The April 5 assault on Rodolfo Olmedo was the first of a series of suspected anti-Hispanic bias attacks in the borough’s Port Richmond section.

01/06/2011

Hospital Bed (credit: CBS 2)

NY Boy In coma After Being Hit By Truck

Peekskill police said the boy was one of several children crossing the street at a Route 9 intersection when he was struck.

12/13/2010

Bristol Mayor Arthur Ward - File / Photo: City of Bristol

Bristol Mayor Still In Critical Condition After Choking

City councilor Kenneth Cockayne says Mayor Art Ward was taken to the hospital on Saturday night when he choked while having dinner at the Italian Social Club.

12/07/2010

Miladin Kovacevic (AP Photo/Marko Drobnjakovic)

Serb Court Sentences Ex-Player In Brooklyn Man’s Beating

Miladin Kovacevic, 23, was sentenced to two years and three months in jail for beating a fellow Binghamton University student into a coma.

11/01/2010