Nephew Of Tyson Beckford Gets Maximum Sentence In MTA Bus Driver’s DeathThe man who stole a truck three years ago in a drunken stupor and killed an MTA bus driver has been given the maximum sentence.
Workplace Safety Advocates Rally To Remember Those Killed While On The JobSeveral people gathered at a rally in the West Village Tuesday to remember the many workers killed or injured on the job in the past year.
Woman Files Lawsuit In Death Of MTA Bus DriverIn a lawsuit filed Thursday, Nancy Rodriguez is also suing the nightclub that served Dominick Whilby, 1 Oak, and the trucking company whose employee left the keys in the truck before it was stolen.
Attorney Sanford Rubenstein Makes First Court Appearance Since DA Declines To Prosecute Him For Rape AllegationThe once flamboyant but publicly humiliated attorney Sanford Rubenstein made his first court appearance Wednesday, since the DA declined to prosecute him on a rape allegation brought against him by a top assistant to Rev. Al Sharpton.
Judge Refuses To Dismiss Murder Charge Against Man Accused In MTA Bus Driver's DeathOn Feb. 12, Dominick Whilby, 23, allegedly smashed a stolen truck into a city bus at 14th Street and Seventh Avenue, killing bus driver William Pena. Prosecutors said Whilby’s blood alcohol level was twice the legal limit.
Suspect Denied Bail In Alleged DWI Crash That Killed MTA Bus DriverThere was a dramatic faceoff in a Manhattan courtroom Wednesday, as District Attorney Cyrus Vance threw the book at an alleged drunken driver who killed a bus operator.
Family Of MTA Bus Driver Killed In Crash To Sue Nightclub For Serving Alleged KillerWilliam Pena's relatives are suing the nightclub 1 Oak, where Dominic Whilby, 22, of Griffin, Ga., was partying before the Feb. 12 accident.
Police: Georgia Man Charged In Fatal NYC Bus CrashA 22-year-old Georgia man has been charged with vehicular manslaughter and other offenses after police said he stole a delivery truck that struck an MTA bus in Manhattan, killing the driver.
NYC Bus Driver Killed After Crash With Stolen Delivery Truck The impact was so strong, it sent both vehicles crashing into a building and several parked cars. The scaffolding that was in front of the building collapsed onto the wreckage.