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Hempstead Turnpike - Feb. 26, 2013 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Group Releases List Of Tri-State’s Most Dangerous Roads For Walking

The Tri-State Transportation Campaign found that 1,200 pedestrians were killed on roads in Connecticut, New Jersey and downstate New York between 2009 and 2011.

02/26/2013

NYPD Cruiser (file / credit: D Dipasupil/Getty Images)

NYPD Patrol Car Hits, Kills Pedestrian In Queens

An officer was responding to a 911 call in Queens when the patrol car hit a man crossing 40th Avenue mid-block between 10th and 11th streets, police said.

02/21/2013

Fatal Harlem Crash Feb. 6 (credit: CBS 2)

1 Dead, Many Others Injured After Car And Van Collide In Harlem

A woman was killed and four others were injured Wednesday afternoon when a van slammed into a car in Harlem, sending both vehicles onto the sidewalk and into a pedestrian.

02/06/2013

FDNY Ambulance

Girl, 15, Struck And Killed By Van In Midwood, Brooklyn

A 15-year-old girl was struck and killed by a van Tuesday afternoon as she crossed the street in Midwood, Brooklyn.

01/22/2013

FILE - NYPD vehicle (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Bronx Hit-And-Run Leaves Woman Dead

A pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle early Saturday in the Parkchester section of the Bronx.

12/29/2012

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Pedestrian Killed In Hit-And-Run In Rosedale, Queens

Police Wednesday evening were investigating a hit-and-run crash that left a pedestrian dead in the Rosedale section of Queens.

12/19/2012

Ambulance rushing to an emergency

Man Killed By SUV In East Flatbush Hit-And-Run

A 23-year-old man was struck and killed by a vehicle in a hit-and-run early Saturday in the East Flatbush section of Brooklyn.

11/17/2012

A cyclist makes his way through Central Park - New York, NY (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Woman Badly Injured After Bicycle Slammed Into Her On Queensboro Bridge

The Daily News reported that 52-year-old Lingbo Shen was walking on the pedestrian lane walking towards her Queens home on Thursday evening when she was hit. Shen told the paper she was knocked unconscious, where she said she was left for hours before getting taken to the hospital.

08/18/2012

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Man Critically Injured After Being Hit By Truck On UES

It happened around 8:30 a.m. Tuesday at First Avenue and East 89th Street.

05/08/2012

Leonard Hoppie

L.I. Man Arraigned After Arrest For DWI Following Fatal Crash

Police say Leonard Hoppie, 20, and his 10-year-old brother were uninjured in the crash.

12/14/2011

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Police: Motorcycle Hits, Kills Pedestrian On West Side

Police say a 22-year-old woman driving the motorcycle hit the man while he crossed the street at 57th and 10th Avenue just before 3 a.m.

12/02/2011

Generic Ambulance File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Pedestrian Dies After Being Struck By Car On Long Island

Police said Jose Santos was driving a 2008 Nissan west on Veterans Memorial Highway when he struck 22-year-old Patrick McCourt of Huntington, who was walking in the roadway at 5:30 a.m.

09/17/2011

Macy's Herald Square (credit: Kristin&Joe via Flickr.com)

New Yorker Proposes Code Of Conduct For Pedestrians In The Big Apple

“There’s somebody walking slowly, that’s bad enough, but they cut you off every time you go around them,” said real estate executive Robert Selsam, who is only sort of kidding with his pretend rules and fake fines.

08/18/2011

Generic Ambulance File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Police Search For Driver In Fatal Hit-And-Run On Long Island

Suffolk County police said a man was standing in the turning lane on Middle Country Road at Hawkins Avenue when he was struck.

08/14/2011

Emergency Room (credit: CBS 2)

Police Search For Hit-And-Run Driver In Brooklyn

The NYPD was looking for a driver who left the scene after fatally mowing down a pedestrian at a Brooklyn intersection.

06/06/2011

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