Man Killed After Off-Duty Police Officer's SUV Strikes 4 PedestriansPolice say an off-duty New York City police officer has been arrested on charges including manslaughter, vehicular manslaughter and driving while intoxicated after his SUV struck four pedestrians in Brooklyn, killing one of them.
Woman Killed In Collision With New York State Police CruiserPolice said 70-year-old Robert Palladino of New Hampton turned into the path of the state police cruiser at about 8 p.m. Friday night. 71-year-old passenger Josephine Palladino was pronounced dead at the scene.
Driver Killed As 18-Wheeler Runs Off Route 17 In Hasbrouck Heights, Crashes Into BuildingThe diesel gas tank of the 18-wheeler erupted when the truck veered off the road heading south on Route 17, jumped a guardrail and slammed into an empty office building.
Early-Morning Car Accident In Queens Leaves Five People, Including Two Children, DeadWhen the SUV finally stopped rolling over, the bodies of four people laid outside on the street, and the fifth person died inside the car. Two of the deceased victims were an eight-year-old girl and a nine-year-old boy.
Pedestrian Dead After Out-Of-Control Driver Allegedly Strikes Two On Grand ConcourseAfter striking two men who were crossing the Grand Concourse in the Bronx just after midnight on Saturday, a 37-year-old man driving a Honda CR-V didn't even stop.
Elderly Man Killed On 'Boulevard Of Death'An emergency neck brace and newspaper mark the location where police say a 76-year-old man was struck by a vehicle as he tried to cross Queens Boulevard just after 5:30 a.m. Friday.