Nine months after a fatal hit-and-run that took the life of Bronx cyclist Giovanni Nin, police have arrested the driver who allegedly fled the scene after hitting Nin in June. [ more › ]
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on a New York City emergency medical technician who was fatally struck by a stolen ambulance (all times local):
Club footage shows Tyson Beckford's nephew — who is charged in the killing of an MTA bus driver — being aggressive before his fatal drive.
Cops have arrested an octogenarian tow-truck driver for fatally striking a woman of the same age as she crossed the street in Flushing, the NYPD announced today. [ more › ]
Police in central Ohio say officers fatally shot a man who confronted them with a knife and was suspected of earlier cutting a driver's neck and taking his car keys. … Click to Continue »
Just who is to blame for a highly publicized fatal car crash involving a self-driving Tesla Model S and a tractor-trailer in May 2016? The driver, certainly, as a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration review made clear late last month. Show More Summary
The drunk driver who fatally struck Cann was ordered just 10 days in prison. [ more › ]
The drunk driver who fatally struck cyclist Bobby Cann while he was riding home on the Near North Side on a May afternoon in 2013 has been sentenced to 10 days in jail. [ more › ]
Tesla Motors Inc. has been cleared by the United States National Highway Traffic Safety Administration in an investigation into the fatal car crash of a Tesla driver who was using the company’s autopilot feature. 40-year-old Joshua Brown...Show More Summary
A trooper shot and wounded along Interstate 10 west of Phoenix was "ambushed" by a suspect who then fought with the trooper before being fatally shot by a driver who stopped to help, according to the Arizona Department of Public Safety. Officials say the incident happened early Thursday morning...
A hit-and-run truck driver fatally struck an elderly man who was crossing a Brooklyn street Monday afternoon, police sources said.
A driver who fled after a massive Bronx crash, leaving his friend to die, was going three times the speed limit when the crash occurred.
Family, friends and coworkers are mourning a 29-year-old teacher who was killed by drivers while walking in Brooklyn yesterday. Hermanda Booker was fatally struck by the driver of a white SUV at Nostrand Avenue and Kings Highway in Midwood at 6:45 a.m. Show More Summary
The family of a girl killed in a Texas car crash is suing Apple because the driver who plowed into their car was using FaceTime behind the wheel. Five-year old Moriah Modisette was killed and her father was seriously injured when driver Garrett Willhelm plowed into their car at 65 mph on a Texas highway […]
ABC News reports: A Texas couple is suing Apple, claiming that its FaceTime app distracted a driver who rammed into the couple’s car, killing their 5-year-old daughter. Parents James and Bethany Modisette are suing Apple for damagesShow More Summary
Hit-and-run fatalities have surged 37 percent since 2014 despite a city push to improve traffic safety. So far in 2016, 37 pedestrians, cyclists and motorists have been killed by drivers who fled, according to data compiled by Transportation Alternatives. That’s a 28 percent rise over the 29 deaths in 2015 and 37 percent more than...
(AP) — A Texas couple whose 5-year-old daughter died in a crash involving a driver who was allegedly using Apple's FaceTime video chatting app is suing the tech company. The lawsuit obtained by California television KTLA claims police found FaceTime running on the iPhone of the driver who struck the Modisette family at 65 mph.
In the early hours of Christmas morning Officer Tori DelliCarpini and her team responded to a double fatal crash on the Capitol Expressway in San Jose in which 14-year-old Andrew Nguyen, who was in the car with his parents, was killed. Show More Summary
An FDNY ambulance driver fatally struck an 89-year-old man who was walking on the Cross Island Parkway in eastern Queens on Wednesday evening. Police say the driver was traveling southbound on the parkway in Bellerose Manor, near the Nassau County border at around 8:10 p.m. when the man tried to cross the road and the driver struck him in the passing lane. [ more › ]
The 11-year-old girl who was struck and killed by a driver in the Bronx on Tuesday afternoon was apparently crossing the street to bring her mother a cup of deli coffee, according to the NYPD and multiple media reports. [ more › ]