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A memorial grows for an Emerson, NJ teenager who was killed in a car accident on Wednesday night. (Credit: CBS2)

Driver Charged In Crash That Killed Woman, 18, In Emerson, New Jersey

A driver was charged Friday in connection with a crash in Emerson, New Jersey earlier this week that left an 18-year-old woman dead.

04/24/2015

James Murphy was sentenced to 4 to 12 years in prison for huffing keyboard cleaner and causing a deadly crash on Long Island. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

4 To 12 Years For Man Who Huffed Keyboard Cleaner, Caused Deadly L.I. Crash

A Long Island man was sentenced in a Riverhead courtroom Friday, after being convicted of driving high on keyboard cleaner and killing a woman in Commack.

04/17/2015

An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

Man Dead In Crash On Korean War Veterans Pkwy. On Staten Island

A man was killed Tuesday in a single-vehicle crash on Korean War Veterans Parkway on Staten Island.

03/24/2015

Person killed in crash on 287 in Bedminster, NJ (CBS2)

One Person Killed In Crash On I-287 In Bedminster, N.J.

The car went off the highway just after 9 a.m. and crashed into trees cutting the vehicle in half, police said.

03/11/2015

NYPD Detective Paul Duncan was killed in a crash on the Sprain Brook Parkway on Friday, Feb. 27. (Credit: CBS2)

Alleged Drunken Wrong-Way Driver Charged In Crash That Killed NYPD Detective

An alleged wrong-way driver accused of causing a crash that killed an off-duty NYPD police detective had a blood alcohol content above the legal limit at the time of the incident, authorities said Monday.

03/09/2015

Five teenagers were killed in a head-on collision in Farmingdale on May 10, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Teen Indicted In Farmingdale Drag Race Crash That Left 5 Dead, 2 Seriously Injured

A Long Island teenager involved in a street race that led to a crash that killed five and injured two has been indicted on manslaughter and assault charges.

01/15/2015

An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

Man Killed In Crash On Ocean Parkway In Kensington, Brooklyn

A 66-year-old man was killed Monday in a two-vehicle accident in Kensington, Brooklyn.

01/05/2015

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2 Dead, 2 Injured In Hicksville Crash

Two drivers are dead and two passengers injured following a multiple-vehicle crash on Long Island.

12/23/2014

Actor and comedian Tracy Morgan was critically injured in a crash on the New Jersey Turnpike. The crash killed comedian James McNair. (Credit: CBS 2)

Judge Rejects Bid To Delay Tracy Morgan’s Civil Suit Against Walmart

The motion to delay the lawsuit came from Kevin Roper, the driver of the Walmart truck police said crashed into the back of Morgan’s limo van on the New Jersey Turnpike in June.

12/13/2014

Mario Quiroz and his daughter Jennifer (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Trucker In Deadly NJ Crash Tells His Story

With his daughter Jennifer by his side translating for him, Mario Quiroz said it’s amazing he wasn’t killed.

12/07/2014

A woman was killed early Thursday, Nov. 27, in a crash on Route 287 in Wanaque, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS2)

Woman Killed In Crash On Route 287 In Wanaque, New Jersey

One person was killed Thursday morning in a crash on Route 287 in Passaic County, New Jersey.

11/27/2014

A fatal accident snagged the New Jersey Turnpike late on Tuesday, Nov.  18. (Credit: msleye)

Fatal Crash Snags New Jersey Turnpike In Cranbury Township

At least one person was killed Tuesday night in a fiery crash on the New Jersey Turnpike in Cranbury Township.

11/18/2014

Woman killed when Honda struck in wrong-way crash in White Plains Nov. 3, 2014 (Lou Young/CBS 2)

Mother Of 3 Killed In Wrong-Way, Head-On Crash In White Plains While Delivering Newspapers

The woman was out delivering newspapers Monday morning when the Honda Civic she was riding in was struck head-on by a Chevy Tahoe, police said. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

11/03/2014

GENERIC POLICE, CRIME SCENE

Nassau PD: 2 Killed In Crash While Fleeing Police

The victims — identified as 22-year-old Jackeline Reyes, of Bellmore and 23-year-old Eduardo Zapata, of Westbury — were pronounced dead at the scene.

11/02/2014

Jessica Ortiz, 21, was struck and killed while waiting in her car for a tow truck on the shoulder of the Sunrise Highway, on Wednesday, Oct. 29. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: Woman Was Waiting In Car For Tow Truck When She Was Struck, Killed On L.I.

A woman thought she was playing it safe by waiting for a tow truck in her car, but where she parked ended up making the difference between life and death.

10/30/2014

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