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Man Hit, Killed By Garbage Truck In Chelsea

A 66-year-old Staten Island man is dead, after being hit and killed by a private garbage truck in Chelsea.

01/19/2013

Man Struck By Subway Train 125th Street (CBS 2)

1 Killed, 1 Injured In Separate Accidents At Same Subway Station

The tragedies underground continue. One man was killed and another was injured Tuesday night when they were involved in accidents involving separate trains inside an East Harlem train station.

01/15/2013

Ambulance (file / credit: clipart.com)

Man Killed In Dirt Bike Accident Outside Kings County Hospital

A man was killed late Sunday in an accident in East Flatbush, Brooklyn, right outside Kings County Hospital Center.

01/07/2013

Railroad Crossing (file / credit: clipart.com)

Authorities Probe Why Man Killed by Freight Train Was On Tracks

A man who was struck and killed by a freight train in Hawthorne, N.J., has been identified, but investigators Sunday still did not know why he was on the tracks.

01/06/2013

NYC subway

Woman Hit, Killed By Subway Train After New Year’s Festivities

A young woman stumbling around on the 34th Street 1-2-3 line subway platform fell onto the tracks and was killed by a train, following New Year’s festivities early Tuesday.

01/01/2013

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Pedestrian Killed In Hit-And-Run In Rosedale, Queens

Police Wednesday evening were investigating a hit-and-run crash that left a pedestrian dead in the Rosedale section of Queens.

12/19/2012

A New York City street sweeper. (Credit: CBS 2)

Man Struck, Killed By Street Sweeper In Brooklyn

A man was struck and killed by a city street sweeper early Saturday at the busy junction of Flatbush and Atlantic avenues in Brooklyn.

12/15/2012

Elizabeth, N.J., Fatal Accident

Pedestrian Killed In Hit-And-Run In Elizabeth, N.J.; Suspect Held

A man was being held on $150,000 bail Saturday in connection with an early-morning hit-and-run that left another man dead in Elizabeth, N.J.

12/08/2012

Bronx Fatal Accident

Man Killed By Falling Refrigeration Unit In The Bronx

Shortly before 11 a.m., the victim was pinned when a large refrigeration unit that was being lifted came crashing down outside a building on Grand Concourse at 173rd Street, almost in front of Bronx Lebanon Hospital.

12/04/2012

A person walks the line during a drunk driving sobriety test - Dec 15, 2006 - Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images

Man Charged With Backing Limousine Into Brother-In-Law, Killing Him

Viktor Avadyayev, 53, had been standing behind the white 2007 Chrysler limousine and was struck as the vehicle traveled in reverse, police said.

11/26/2012

Union Square Fatal Accident

Skateboarder Struck, Killed By Truck On Union Square West

Police on Wednesday continued to investigate a midday accident in which a skateboarder was struck and killed by a delivery truck alongside Union Square Park.

11/21/2012

Newark Fatal Crash

Police Chase Blamed For Crash That Killed Ambulance Attendant In Newark

An ambulance attendant was killed in a crash that is believed to have stemmed from a police chase in Newark, N.J., Monday.

11/19/2012

Sandy damage in Franklin Square, Long Island (credit: Michael Salerno)

Long Island Man Killed While Cutting Trees Damaged By Sandy

A Centereach, Long Island, man died Tuesday morning, cutting trees in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy.

11/06/2012

Brandon Turner's green Honda Civic (Credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Authorities: 28-Year-Old Man Dies After Plowing Into Yonkers Police Cruiser

Authorities said that they tried to pull Brandon Turner over. He then sped off and collided head-on with a Yonkers police cruiser on South Broadway and Terrace Place in Yonkers, killing him and injuring two officers.

09/22/2012

Attorney Alan Dershowitz (file/credit: Genya Savilov/AFP/Getty Images)

Trial Under Way In Hit-And-Run Death Of Attorney Alan Dershowitz’s Sister-In-Law

Driver Ian Clement has been charged with leaving the scene of the accident after his truck hit and killed 68-year-old Marilyn Dershowitz. Clement’s defense is that he did not know he had hit the woman.

09/11/2012

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