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Minivans Do Poorly In New Crash Tests

The Honda Odyssey was the only minivan to earn the highest safety rating in new crash tests by the insurance industry.

11/20/2014

A driver who refused to stop at a checkpoint allegedly caused two crashes in Palisades Park, New Jersey on Tuesday, Oct. 7. (Credit: Jessica Schneider/CBS 2)

Police: N.J. Driver Refused To Stop At Checkpoint, Caused 2 Crashes

A mother and her young child were shaken up Tuesday night, and a police officer was injured after a driver allegedly refused to stop at a checkpoint and led to a pair of crashes in New Jersey.

10/07/2014

Michael Ferruzzo

Man Accused Of Driving Van Through Wall Of House In Central Islip

Police on Long Island arrested a man Thursday, for allegedly driving a car into a house in Central Islip the night before.

06/13/2014

Police tape marks off the street in Crown Heights where a 5-year-old boy was struck and killed while crossing the street. (Credit: Peter Gerber)

Boy, 5, Struck And Killed By Minivan In Crown Heights

The boy was walking with a group of people but broke away from them and cut between cars on Empire Boulevard, according to police.

03/16/2014

Bronx Fatal Hit And Run

Man Struck, Killed By Minivan In The Bronx

One man was killed early Saturday when a minivan slammed into him in a hit-and-run in the Bronx.

11/02/2013

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Report: Hit-And-Run Driver Leaves 3 Pedestrians Hurt On Long Island

Three pedestrians were injured early Saturday when a hit-and-run driver plowed into them on Long Island, according to a published report.

11/02/2013

Dyker Heights Crash (credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

Man Dead After Being Struck By Pickup Truck At Dyker Heights Bus Stop

A 71-year-old man is dead, after being struck while waiting for a bus in Dyker Heights, Brooklyn this week.

09/18/2013

An FDNY ambulance (Photo: CBS 2)

Motorcyclist Killed In Crash With Minivan On Houston Street

A biker was killed Wednesday afternoon in a violent crash on Houston Street, on the northern edge of SoHo.

08/21/2013

Brooklyn Robbery Getaway Van

Police Seek Suspects Who Robbed Woman In Southern Brooklyn

Police have requested the aid of the public in finding two men who robbed a woman and pushed her to the ground in the Sunset Park section of Brooklyn.

03/19/2013

"I spend approximately one to 24 hours a day in it."

DEFEND YOUR RIDE: Dan Zevin, Author Of “Dan Gets A Minivan”

“Anyone who thinks minivans are uncool has never seen mine.” – Dan and his decked out Toyota Sienna

06/11/2012

Mega Mini Market in Springfield Gardens, Queens (credit: Gary Baumgarten / 1010 WINS)

Over A Dozen Injured As Limo Crashes Into Queens Market Saturday

Witnesses say the limousine crashed into the Mega Mini Market on Guy R. Brewer Boulevard in Springfield Gardens after being cut off by a minivan.

03/10/2012

Surveillance image of Bronx carjacking suspect (credit: NYPD)

NYPD: Suspect In Bronx Carjacking Arrested

Police say a Morningside Heights man is under arrest for carjacking a minivan in the Bronx with a 3-year-old boy still inside the vehicle.

01/31/2012

Surveillance image of Bronx carjacking suspect (credit: NYPD)

NYPD Releases Surveillance Of Bronx Carjacking Suspect

Investigators say the suspect jumped into a Honda Odyssey in the Bronx Saturday afternoon, then sped off with a 3-year-old in the back seat.

01/29/2012

Bronx carjacking (credit: CBS 2)

Police Search For Carjacking Suspect In The Bronx

A Bronx mother was double-parked with her engine running outside her flower shop Saturday when a carjacker got behind the wheel.

01/28/2012

Good Samaritan Frank Matranga (credit: CBS 2)

Family Meets Good Samaritan Who Rescued Mother And Baby From Burning Minivan In NY

An accident left a minivan a charred shell of metal and broken glass, but thanks to the actions of a Good Samaritan, Jennifer Vasquez and her 2-month-old son Raphael were rescued from the vehicle with no serious injuries.

08/19/2011

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