A child in a stroller was struck and injured by a vehicle Monday afternoon on Long Island, and authorities said the driver fled from the scene.
John Almeida faces several charges, including leaving the scene of a crime and aggravated operation of a vehicle.
Police said the SUV struck a 27-year-old man and a 32-year-old woman on Seaview Avenue near Louisiana Avenue in East New York just before 2 a.m.
A Long Island mother of two was mowed down by a driver this week, moments after she dropped off her son at a music lesson.
The City Council is considering imposing tougher civil penalties for drivers involved in fatal hit-and-run accidents.
Suffolk County police have released a surveillance image of a dark-colored minivan they said was involved in a hit-and-run last month in Central Islip.
Alex Hernandez, 25, was arrested Tuesday on charges of vehicular assault, failure to notify an accident with injury and failure to report an accident.
Police have released surveillance video of a vehicle being sought in connection with a hit-and-run in the Bronx that authorities said appears to have been intentional.
A woman was left in critical condition Monday afternoon after being struck in by a hit-and-run driver, police said.
According to authorities, 25-year-old Edgar Abrego was crossing Carleton Avenue at Brightside Avenue around 9:25 p.m. when he was struck by a car heading northbound.
When officers arrived on the scene they found Karoll Grzegorczyk, 32, unconscious and unresponsive with trauma about the body, lying on the roadway, police said.
Michael Elardo faces from one year to four years in prison when at sentencing.
A road sign that was put up to honor a nun who was killed in a hit-and-run in the Hamptons may be coming down for good.
The NYPD has asked the public for help in identifying a suspect and vehicle wanted in connection with a hit-and-run that took place in Queens on Wednesday.
Audra Cummings said she was standing next to her driveway when she was mowed down.