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Three People Injured After the Crane Collapse on the Tappan Zee Bridge

A large construction crane collapsed on a New York bridge Tuesday afternoon, injuring at least three people. Additional people suffered minor injuries trying to avoid colliding with the crashing crane. Emergency responders pulled two people from their cars and loaded them onto stretchers. They experienced minor injuries to their necks and lower waists. Traffic was […]

Student Killed by Drunk Off-Duty Officer

A 21-year-old student at MIT was killed Saturday by an allegedly drunk off-duty cop on a Williamsburg sidewalk. The student was walking home when the drunk officer fatally struck him and three others shortly after 3am. The officer has been known to have a history of drinking problems. He was also seen driving unsteadily just […]

Bicycle Accident in Brooklyn

Sunday night around 8:45pm in Brooklyn, 17-year-old Sean Ryan was struck and killed on his bike by a drunk driver. Ryan was unconscious and unresponsive when the police found him and he was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver has been charged with vehicular manslaughter and driving while intoxicated. Bicyclists face a higher risk […]

Man Struck on Canal Street

Just before 5am Friday morning a man was struck on Canal Street and West Broadway. The driver immediately stopped, and there is no criminality suspected. Many New Yorkers are victims of accidental morning car crashes due to the morning pandemonium that the city offers. Manhattan is a fast-paced chaotic city with roughly 3.9 million of […]

New Cabbie Safety Regulations

The Taxi and Limousine Commission has announced plans to limit the amount of hours on the road, per day and per week. as of now drivers are able to push themselves as long as they are able to take breaks for a few minutes. These new regulations would now limit a driver to 12 hours […]

Children and Grandparents Hurt in Hit and Run Crash

Two children, along with their grandparents were hurt when the car they were in was hit by a driver who then sped away. A good Samaritan tried to chase the car that sped off, but was unable to catch up. “The BMW barreled eastbound down Dewitt Avenue and into oncoming traffic. Its driver tried to […]

Elderly Woman Struck by Teen Driver

Tuesday night, an elderly woman was struck by an 18-year-old motorist on the Upper West Side just blocks from her home. The driver remained at the scene and was not charged. (No word on if he will face charges some time in the future). According to the police, the pedestrian did not have the right […]

2 Firetrucks involved in 2 Separate Crashes

There were 2 separate accidents involving fire trucks in one Queens neighborhood last Sunday afternoon. The first accident involved a firetruck and an MTA bus at the intersection of Ditmars Boulevard and 21st Street. “The rig wound up with a mangled front bumper and the driver’s windshield knocked out. The 12 civilians and two firefighters […]

Deadly Chain Reaction Crash on Staten Island

At least 7 cars were involved in a horrific crash on Staten Island Sunday afternoon, that left a 75 year old man dead and at least 10 other wounded; 3 seriously. Police sources say that a female driver of a sedan started the collision (and she remains in serious condition) but the reason for the […]

Are Uber Drivers Involved in More Crashes?

A news report has come to light saying that Uber drivers are more likely to be involved in a deadly crash than compared to regular yellow taxi cab drivers. From July to December of last year, Uber drivers were involved in 5 fatal crashes (only 1 driver was technically at fault). During that time, only […]

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