Fatal Crash

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WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 10, 2019 - 5:10 pm
A 10-year-old boy was killed Tuesday when a driver crashed into scaffolding and knocked it down in Brooklyn.
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February 21, 2019 - 7:50 pm
Federal safety investigators say a freak accident involving a dropped thermos may have caused a bus crash that killed three people in New York City.
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Suffolk County crashes
WCBS 880
February 12, 2019 - 2:03 pm
The mother of a teenage driver is apologizing after her son fled from cops in a stolen SUV and slammed into another vehicle on Long Island this weekend, killing an elderly couple.
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Garbage Trucks
Seth Harrison/The Journal News via USA TODAY NETWORK
December 05, 2018 - 7:04 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — A city councilmember thinks it's time for a policy change, after a garbage truck worker struck and killed a man in October but was back on the job just one month later. Aaron Gilchrist, 33, was arrested on multiple vehicle and traffic violations, after he was found driving the...
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Linden Crash Giovanni Esposito
Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880; Hillside Police Department
October 15, 2018 - 10:32 am
An off-duty police officer was killed in a crash with a tractor-trailer in Linden early Monday morning.
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Suffolk County Police Department
October 02, 2018 - 6:59 pm
The father of one of the Boy Scouts who was injured in an alleged drunken driving crash on Long Island said it was hard toc cope after another scout was killed.
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September 12, 2018 - 4:39 pm
YAPHANK, N.Y. (WCBS 880) -- A sanitation worker was killed Wednesday in a terrible accident on Long Island. As WCBS 880’s Sophia Hall reported, a witness said sanitation worker Marlon Jovel, 31, had just gotten off the back of the garbage truck when he a motorcycle sped by and struck and killed him...
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Manhattan DA Cy Vance
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September 11, 2018 - 5:34 pm
Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance is declining to prosecute the cab driver involved in the death of a bicyclist on the Upper West Side last month.
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Joel Kaplan On L.I. Fatal Crash
Sophia Hall/WCBS 880
June 20, 2018 - 2:42 pm
A young couple about to be married was killed in April, when prosecutors said two drivers speeding in Lawrence, Long Island crashed into their vehicle.
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Meadowbrook State Parkway Crash
WCBS 880
June 10, 2018 - 2:22 pm
The 15-year-old girl behind the wheel of a sport-utility vehicle that crashed on the Meadowbrook State Parkway last week is now facing criminal charges.
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