fatal accidents

Protesters Cover NYPD Signs Urging Pedestrian Safety On Upper West SideSigns of tension erupted on the Upper West Side Tuesday, as a pedestrian set up signs protesting a police initiative targeting pedestrians following a series of traffic deaths.
CBS 2 Investigation: Careless Drivers Get Away With Mayhem Despite New LawsThousands of pedestrians and cyclists are killed or injured by automobiles in New York City each and every year, but drivers rarely if ever face serious consequences.
Report: 2 People Hit, Killed By LIRR Trains In Separate IncidentsTwo people were killed by Long Island Rail Road commuter trains in separate incidents Saturday, according to a published report.
Tough New Penalties For Texting And Driving Now In EffectNew York motorists are advised to think twice before texting and driving, as tough new regulations go into effect Saturday in New York State.
4 Days, 5 Deaths Or Injuries On SubwayAnother person was struck and killed on a subway train Friday night, bringing the total number of subway accidents up to five for just this week.
2 Killed In Separate Connecticut CrashesState police in Connecticut are investigating two fatal accidents that happened just after the start of the holiday weekend.
Lawmakers Demand Changes After 2 Deadly Accidents In QueensResidents and local lawmakers demanded changes at a deadly off-ramp in Queens after two separate accidents in the past two weeks left two people dead.