Latest Articles Tagged "car-accidents"
There's a serious accident on the upper roadway, and traffic is currently at a complete standstill as first responders grapple with the situation.
New York City's first automobile accident occurred on May 30, 1896, when Henry Wells of Springfield, Massachusetts, struck cyclist Ebeling Thomas on the "Western Boulevard."
According to the FDNY, a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle and sustained head injuries.
Motor vehicles are the number one cause of death for children in NYC, but a new study (see below) by Transportation Alternatives finds that children in or around public housing projects are disproportionately at risk.
A 13-year-old girl is dead after being run over at the base of the Williamsburg Bridge in Manhattan.
And here is the utterly heartbreaking story of Donna Fountain, a 38-year-old home health care aide who was killed by a hit-and-run driver in Crown Heights on Christmas morning.
The family of a man injured in a motorcycle accident involving a 90-year-old driver is questioning whether someone that age should even be on the road.
According to the police, the driver of the car made an illegal U-turn at the intersection, and was driving with an expired license.
"The only reason the car flipped over is because of the debris left in the street," a friend of Sean Lewis said.
Last September, a 6-year-old girl on the Upper East Side was