Around 5:40 a.m., while trying to take the exit for the Robert F. Kennedy Bridge the driver of a maroon Dodge Sedan lost control and hit a tree in the median.
Nassau County police will be on high alert this coming Memorial Day weekend, looking for drunken drivers.
Mary Coletti, 56, was driving the students to Walter Panas High School in Cortlandt on Monday when the crash happened.
Police said officers were trying to question 38-year-old Nino Valvano around 4 a.m. Sunday when he took off and the officer grabbed the car door.
Anthony Valenti, of Farmingdale, is charged with DWI, reckless driving and assault.
A Centereach, Long Island woman was arrested Tuesday, after allegedly crashing into a fence in Bay Shore driving while high on drugs.
An off-duty sanitation worker was arrested in Queens this week and charged with driving while intoxicated, reportedly with a child in the car.
The head of a Long Island anti-drunk driving group said it appears more and more mothers are getting arrested and charged under Leandra’s Law.
The crash happened around 2:30 a.m. on Parkside Avenue in Miller Place as the residents slept.
Colleen Lopez is charged with driving while intoxicated under Leandra’s Law and endangering the welfare of a child.
An all-too-real demonstration in Nassau County Wednesday showed the dangers of drinking and driving on prom night.
Two New York City firefighters were arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated in separate incidents early Saturday morning.
A White Plains firefighter accused in a deadly wrong-way crash was arraigned on a 16-count indictment Monday.
Port Authority Police have arrested a Brooklyn woman after receiving a call of a car being driven erratically through the Holland Tunnel from Manhattan to New Jersey.
Nassau County Police said 36-year-old Ruben Saravia, of Elmont, was stopped by officers on North Franklin Street near Centre Street due to a broken rear tail light.