Few car accidents are more tragic than those involving the death of a child. A recent fatal accident in New York claimed the life of a 3-year-old girl, and the family is still struggling to cope with their loss. An ongoing investigation is attempting to determine who – or what – is to blame.
A New York man was indicted for vehicular manslaughter (felony) and possession of a controlled substance (misdemeanor). This comes after his arrest for involvement in a fatal accident in 2015 that left a woman dead. The defendant has since been remanded to the county jail in Ulster. If convicted, he could face a substantial prison term.
A New York man's alleged drunk driving recently resulted in a two-car collision in Colesville. The fatal accident left one man dead and his wife injured. The driver of the vehicle that police say caused the crash is now facing vehicular manslaughter and DWI charges.
New York State Police are still investigating the circumstances surrounding a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Tuesday, Nov. 29 on the New York State Thruway where a pedestrian was struck and killed that morning. The fatal accident took place at 9:51 a.m. According to official reports so far, the crash occurred when a truck hit the victim on the off-ramp of Interstate 90 West in Salina.
A walk down the sidewalk around 3 a.m. on a Saturday led to devastating results for a group of college students. The fatal accident unfolded as the pedestrians were walking on the sidewalk and were struck by a vehicle driven by an alleged drunk driver. The New York crash led to one death, injuries for three and an arrest on several charges for the man behind the wheel.
A stroller is typically designed with many safety features in mind. However, it is in no way a match for a vehicle. Recently in New York, a baby in a stroller became the tragic victim in a fatal accident after the stroller was struck by a car.
An accident left a bicyclist with a fatal injury and traumatized others who were at the scene. The fatal accident was between a bike and fuel truck on a New York street. The unfortunate incident unfolded around 7:30 a.m. on a Tuesday morning.
A young man on a motorized bike has lost his life due to the presumed negligence of another driver in the middle of the night. The 21-year-old man was driving a motorized bike down a New York street when he was hit head-on by a driver who veered into his lane. That driver has now been charged with numerous criminal charges related to the fatal accident, including driving while impaired.
When a vehicle attempts to avoid a collision or possible collision, more harm than good may unfold for those involved. For one woman, walking along the streets of New York led to her becoming the victim of a fatal accident. A school bus struck and killed the 50-year-old pedestrian. The accident happened at 6:30 p.m. on a Friday night.
The act of crossing the street at an intersection in the city should be safe for all to do; however, that is not always the case on the busy streets of New York, unfortunately. A fatal accident recently took the life of an elderly woman. The 77-year-old was tragically killed as she walked across the city street at an intersection in Brooklyn, New York.