Queens Bar Owner Killed In Hit-And-Run Honored With Street NameA street in Maspeth, Queens was renamed Saturday for George Gibbons Jr., a local bar owner who was killed by a wrong-way driver on the Long Island Expressway two years ago.
Wrong-Way Driver Sentenced In Crash That Killed Beloved Queens Bar OwnerSome 100 family and friends packed the courtroom as Peter Rodriguez was sentenced to 3 1/2 to 7 years in prison for causing a deadly wrong-way crash on the LIE that killed George Gibbons.
Driver Pleads Guilty In Wrong-Way Crash That Killed Maspeth Bar OwnerAround 6:45 a.m. on Oct. 15, 2011, police said Peter Rodriguez crashed into a livery cab on the Long Island Expressway service road killing 37-year-old George Gibbons.
Suspect Wanted In Deadly Queens Wrong-Way Crash Caught In ConnecticutAround 6:45 a.m. on Oct. 15, police said Peter Rodriguez crashed into a livery cab on the Long Island Expressway service road killing 37-year-old George Gibbons who had just closed up his bar in Maspeth.
$10,000 Reward Offered In Deadly Wrong-Way Queens CrashA $10,000 reward has been posted for information leading to the arrest of a driver wanted in a deadly wrong-way crash that killed a beloved bar owner in Queens.