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Wrong Way Crash

A fatal crash on the northbound side of the Tappan Zee Bridge. (credit: CBS 2)

Driver Charged In Fatal Wrong-Way Tappan Zee Bridge Crash

Michael Schechel was arraigned in Orangetown Town Court on Thursday and released without bail.

03/28/2014

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New Jersey Woman Charged In Wrong-Way Crash

Police said shortly before midnight Garcia had left a bar and started driving westbound in the eastbound lanes of Route 4.

02/26/2014

Juan Maravilla (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Long Island Driver Faces DWI Charge After Wrong-Way Crash

Juan Maravilla, 56, was arrested Sunday night after crashing his minivan into another vehicle on the westbound Sunrise Highway in Bohemia, police said.

10/21/2013

Officer Ronald Holmes

NYPD Officer Pleads Not Guilty In Drunken Wrong-Way Crash On Long Island

A veteran NYPD officer faced a judge on Long Island Tuesday, on accusations that he took a drunken wrong-way drive along a highway and crashed into five cars.

08/13/2013

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Prosecutors: Wrong-Way Driver Was Drunk When He Hit Van Full Of Teens

A tow truck driver from Baltimore has been hit with serious charges, after he allegedly drove drunk and caused a wrong-way crash into a van full of teenagers on the Van Wyck Expressway in Queens.

03/25/2013

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Driver Pleads Guilty In Wrong-Way Crash That Killed Maspeth Bar Owner

Around 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.

04/20/2012

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Woman Killed In Wrong-Way Driving Incident On The Bruckner Expressway

The New York Police Department says Margaret Donnelly, 25, was driving north in the southbound lanes at around 3:10 a.m. near the Middletown Road overpass.

12/22/2011

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Suspect Wanted In Deadly Queens Wrong-Way Crash Caught In Connecticut

Around 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.

11/15/2011

"Justice For George Gibbons" Rally (credit: CBS 2)

Hundreds Rally In Support Of Hit-And-Run Victim’s Family In Queens

Police say suspect Peter Rodriguez, 36, was driving the wrong way on the Long Island Expressway when he hit the cab carrying George Gibbons. He apparently then took off without bothering to call for help.

11/13/2011

Press conference in Maspeth announcing $10,000 reward in hit run of George Gibbons (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

$10,000 Reward Offered In Deadly Wrong-Way Queens Crash

A $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.

11/01/2011

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Police Release Photo Of Suspect In Deadly L.I.E. Wrong-Way Crash

The crash occurred on October 15, when 37-year-old George Gibbons closed up his “Gibbon’s Home” bar in Maspeth before catching a cab home.

10/25/2011

Diane Schuler (credit: Handout)

Report: Daniel Schuler Sues State, Brother-In-Law, 2 Years After Taconic Crash

Two years ago, Diane Schuler was driving her family home when she went the wrong way on the Taconic State Parkway, crashing into an SUV killing herself and seven others — including her daughter and three nieces.

07/26/2011

An undated photo of Warren and Jackie Hance with their daughters Alyson, Kate and Emma. (credit: Handout)

Mom Who Lost 3 Daughters In Taconic Parkway Wrong-Way Wreck Is Pregnant

The Long Island woman whose three daughters were killed in the tragedy on the Taconic State Parkway two years ago is sharing her story for the first time.

07/12/2011

File Photo: Martin Heidgen, Katie Flynn

Man Appeals Murder Conviction In Notorious L.I. Crash

The Long Island man convicted of a notorious wrong-way drunk driving crash that killed a 7-year-old girl and a limo driver is making a plea for freedom Monday.

01/24/2011

2 Hurt In Another Wrong-Way Crash On Long Island

NEW YORK (CBS 2/1010 WINS) — In two days, Long Island highways have seen two violent wrong-way collisions. On Tuesday, an early morning wrong-way crash on the Long Island Expressway left two people hospitalized, CBS 2’s Magee […]

11/16/2010

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