Jonathan Lopez, 22, did not speak as the judge handed down the sentence. Lopez was acquitted at trial of manslaughter but found guilty of assault and reckless endangerment after prosecutors said he was drag racing on the Southern State Parkway in September 2011.
Two Long teens were arrested on reckless driving charges Friday, after they allegedly got into separate accidents while drag racing.
Three strikes, you’re out. Police said he had no license, was drag racing in the middle of the night and brought his children along for the dangerous drive.
A high speed race and chase turned into an incredible crash on the Long Island Expressway on Thursday morning. A driver allegedly tried to ditch a police officer at speeds of more than 140 mph.
An elderly man is dead, and his wife is fighting for her life — both of them victims of a head-on collision that police said was caused by drag racers.
Screeching and speeding is out of control in one Queens neighborhood and residents are desperate and demanding action.
Two people are dead Saturday night after a car somehow went airborne and landed on a tree in New Jersey.