Three Men Inside Honda Civic Dead After Driver Speeds Into Newtown Creek, Police Say
The driver of the Civic was headed west on Borden Avenue near the Long Island Expressway “at a high rate of speed” when the driver lost control, officials said.
May 22, 2021 11:06 AM
Should NYC Reduce Speed Limits Below 25 MPH?
A Manhattan lawmaker wants to give NYC the power to reduce speed limits on city streets, amid a surge in reckless driving that’s contributed to the highest number of traffic fatalities in six years.
Dec 7, 2020 4:34 PM
Off-Duty NYPD Officer Killed In FDR Crash Had History Of Traffic Violations
25-year-old Garman Chan reportedly had a history of violations for speeding.
Nov 18, 2019 10:36 AM
'Speeding' Driver Dies After Hitting Tree In Central Park, Police Say
A witness thought the driver was going 60-70 mph.
Updated: Jul 1, 2017 10:45 AM
Prosecutors: Traffic Cop Was Drunk, Driving 111 MPH At Time Of Fatal Williamsburg Bridge Crash
He allegedly had 9 or 10 vodka drinks in three hours while partying with fellow traffic enforcement officers before the crash.
Updated: May 5, 2017 3:17 PM
High Court Rules The City Can Be Sued For Failing To Redesign Streets With Chronic Speeding
The decision ends an 11-year lawsuit by the family of a young boy struck on a notorious Brooklyn street by a speeding, unlicensed driver.
Updated: Jan 6, 2017 3:33 PM
Speeding Hit & Run Driver Kills Mother, Critically Injures 9-Year-Old Daughter In Queens
Police say a speeding BMW driver "ignored a stop sign" and slammed into the car, causing a mother and daughter to be ejected through the back window of their Toyota.
Updated: Jul 24, 2017 6:07 PM
Speeding Out-Of-Control Driver Causes Massive Pileup On Staten Island, Killing One
She sped into cars stopped at a red light and went flying, according to witnesses.
Updated: Jun 20, 2016 12:16 PM
SUV Driver Slams Into Minivan, Killing Passenger, In Brooklyn
The SUV driver was charged with manslaughter.
Updated: Jun 11, 2016 5:06 PM
Video Shows Driver Who Killed Astoria Pedestrian And Drove Away
There is no crosswalk at the intersection near where the driver hit a pedestrian, killing him.
Updated: Apr 8, 2016 11:46 AM
Hit-And-Run Driver Kills 45-Year-Old Man In Astoria
The driver "traveled a half a block with the victim on the hood of the car, slammed on the brakes, leaving the victim to fall on the roadway..."
Updated: Mar 25, 2018 9:44 PM
Brooklyn Will Get A Long-Awaited Bike Lane, But Not Through Bed-Stuy
The community board there has become a graveyard of road-safety plans.
Updated: Feb 18, 2016 9:40 AM
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