A Domino’s Pizza delivery driver who opened fire on two alleged holdup men, killing one of them, has been placed on leave by the company. The incident happened outside a Domino’s in Hollywood, Florida, early yesterday morning. Domino’s has a no-weapons policy. Show More Summary
A livery cab driver who fatally ran over a 93-year-old Brooklyn man and fled told cops she panicked, police sources said.
At least six MTA bus drivers have been charged under a year-old law that punishes drivers for fatally striking or wounding pedestrians who have the right of way. The union that represents the vast majority of MTA bus drivers, TWU Local 100, wants to exempt their members from the law. Show More Summary
Investigators are searching for a driver who fatally struck a cyclist early Tuesday in Stanton and fled the scene.
One woman was killed early Friday when two vehicles collided on Suitland Parkway in Southeast Washington, and D.C. police said they were seeking the driver of a Volvo who ran from the scene.Lt. Ronald Wilkins, a supervisor in the Major Crash Unit, said officers arrested a passenger in the Volvo who had a handgun and ammunition. Show More Summary
Caitlyn Jenner is being sued by another driver who was injured in the fatal four-car crash on the Pacific Coast Highway in February that left one woman dead and seven injured. The plaintiff, Jessica Marie Steindorff, a talent manager in Hollywood, is seeking unspecified damages for physical and vehicular damage,... More »
Police are looking for a driver who fatally struck a 22-year-old cyclist Sunday night in South Los Angeles and fled without stopping to help the man.
In sentencing a driver who fatally struck a bicyclist, a Michigan judge doled out some typical punishments: two years of probation, community service, 90 days in jail. But he added an unusual one, reports the Lansing State Journal : no cell phone during the probation. And that's not just while Mitzi...
A North Carolina pastor whose two baby sons died in a car accident on May 23 told mourners at their funeral that he and his wife have forgiven the driver of the truck that rear-ended the family's car near Wilmington.
A mail truck driver hit and killed a woman who was lying in the road in Bedford-Stuyvesant around 5 this morning, police said. The woman, identified as 52-year-old Dorria Campbell of the Morrisania neighborhood of the Bronx, was lying in Fulton Street between Rockaway Avenue and Thomas S Boyland Street when the postal worker ran into her, according to the NYPD. [ more › ]
A driver with epilepsy who concealed his illness and caused a fatal car crash that killed four people last year has been sentenced to life in prison, a Hubei court announced yesterday. [ more › ]
As a comic who goes to a lot of open mics, I’ve heard just about every “women are bad drivers” joke there is. And now, thanks to information from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, we know that those jokes aren’t just hacky, they’re also factually inaccurate. Read more...
A man was fatally struck by an SUV driver who jumped the sidewalk in Hell's Kitchen after colliding with another vehicle on Friday. [ more › ]
An elderly man was fatally struck by an SUV driver while crossing the street on the Upper East Side last night. [ more › ]
Kayla Mendoza — who infamously tweeted "2 drunk 2 care" before getting into a car wreck that killed two people — has been sentenced. The 22-year-old plead guilty in February to two charges of DUI manslaughter for the fatal November 2013 accident. [ Related: Woman Texts Ex-Boyfriend That She's 'Driving Drunk' Before Fatal Car Accident! ] Just three [...]
A Florida woman who tweeted that she was "2 drunk 2 care" before killing a pair of best friends in a fatal, wrong-way crash in 2013 was sentenced Monday to more than two decades in prison. Kayla Mendoza, 22, pleaded guilty to two counts of DUI manslaughter in February. Show More Summary
The 22-year-old woman who tweeted "2 Drunk 2 Care" shortly before causing a fatal crash in Florida in 2013 was sentenced yesterday to 24 years in prison, NBC Miami reports. "I don't remember deciding to drive that night, so I can't even tell you what was going through my mind...
May 05--The family of the SUV driver who stopped on a Westchester County, N.Y., Metro-North rail crossing in February and triggered a fiery crash that killed six has filed a notice of claim against the railroad and others. The claim,...Show More Summary
That driver, who fled after striking Mohamed Ali, 88, on 131st St. near Rockaway Blvd. in South Ozone Park, was still at large on Tuesday.
Milwaukee Father Of 4 Fatally Shot After Accidentally Hitting 2-Year-Old With Van This has to be one of the most awful stories we’ve heard in awhile. Via NY Daily News reports: A toddler struck and killed by a van