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School Bus Driver Arrested After Woman, 85, Dies Following Queens Accident

A school bus driver was arrested and charged Wednesday for allegedly striking an 85-year-old woman in Forest Hills, Queens who later died.

02/25/2015

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Private Memorial Service To Be Held Tuesday For CBS ’60 Minutes’ Correspondent Bob Simon

A private memorial service will be held Tuesday for veteran CBS News and “60 Minutes” correspondent Bob Simon.

02/14/2015

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Driver Dead After Crashing Car Into A Train Pillar In Far Rockaway

Police say a 28-year-old man is dead after he crashed his car into a support pillar for an elevated subway train in Queens.

01/31/2015

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Police: Private Sanitation Truck Fatally Struck Bicyclist In Queens

Police said upon arrival, 36-year-old Hoyt Jacobs, of Brooklyn, was found unconscious and unresponsive on 41st Avenue.

01/18/2015

Guler Ugur-Yaacobi was struck and killed in a hit-and-run in Morningside Heights on Wednesday, Dec. 31. (Credit: CBS2)

Police Search For Driver Who Struck, Killed Woman In Morningside Heights

Police Thursday night were asking for help from the public in finding the driver who killed a Brooklyn woman just hours before the New Year in Morningside Heights.

01/01/2015

Police are investigating a deadly accident that took place in Queens on Saturday night. (Credit: CBS2)

Police: Man Charged Following Deadly Wreck Outside Of Queens Banquet Hall

Police are trying to determine if a deadly crash in Queens Saturday night was intentional.

11/09/2014

New York State Sen. Diane Savino. (Credit: WCBS 880)

State Senator Has Tough Words On Facebook For Cyclists Who Disobey Law

New York State Sen. Diane Savino (D-Staten Island/Brooklyn) had strong words for cyclists who disobey the law in a Facebook post Thursday.

09/25/2014

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Van Strikes, Kills Woman In NoLIta

A woman was struck and killed by a van Thursday in NoLIta.

09/25/2014

One 16-year-old girl was killed and one was injured when they were accidentally run over by a boat offshore from Greenwich, Connecticut. (Credit: CBS 2)

1 Teen Girl Killed, 1 Injured After Being Accidentally Run Over By Boat In Greenwich

A 16-year-old girl was killed and another girl was injured Wednesday afternoon in a boating accident near the Old Greenwich Yacht Club in Connecticut.

08/06/2014

Franklin Reyes is charged in the traffic accident that killed Ariel Russo, 4, on the Upper West Side in June 2013. (Credit: CBS 2)

Teen Charged In Hit-And-Run Death Of Ariel Russo Could Accept Plea Deal

A judge will soon decide whether Franklin Reyes, 18, should get off with a lighter sentence.

07/30/2014

Scene of accident on UWS that killed 61-year-old Jean Chambers. (Credit: CBS 2)

UWS Residents Call For Change After Another Pedestrian Fatally Struck

A pedestrian was hit and killed on the Upper West Side Thursday in the same neighborhood as several other accidents this year.

07/11/2014

Police investigate a fatal crash on Route 3 in North Bergen, N.J. on July 3, 2014. (credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

3 People Killed In Route 3 Crash Near Lincoln Tunnel

The crash occurred shortly before 6 a.m. on Route 3 where it meets Interstate 495 in North Bergen, on the way to the Lincoln Tunnel.

07/03/2014

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Police: Murder Suspect Intentionally Struck Man With Van In Bronx

A Manhattan man has been charged with murder after he allegedly struck and killed a man with a minivan in the Bronx early Sunday morning.

05/25/2014

ATV involved in fatal accident in the Bronx on May 24, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Police Identify ATV Driver Killed In Bronx Crash

According to officials, 31-year-old Anthony Perez, of Yonkers, was driving his ATV northbound on Broadway when he tried to pass a Ford Explorer.

05/25/2014

ATV involved in fatal accident in the Bronx on May 24, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: ATV Driver Killed In Crash With SUV In The Bronx

The accident happened near the intersection of Broadway and West 259th Street around 5:25 p.m., police said.

05/24/2014

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