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MTA Driver Arrested for Hitting Pedestrian While Driving Drunk

On April 27, an intoxicated MTA bus driver was arrested. The driver, Raquel James, was driving while drunk along Rockaway Parkway and Winthrop Street in Brooklyn. This happened at around 3 in the morning. While driving, he hit a female pedestrian. This information comes from the police. James was taken into custody. He has been charged with multiple charges including vehicular assault, driving while intoxicated, and more. The extent of the injuries to the pedestrian is not known at this time. If we learn any more details about this accident, we will keep you posted. This is an emerging story. If you’ve been seriously...

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Update: Shirley Hit-and-Run Crash

In Shirley, Long Island, police are still looking into a crash that left a pedestrian in critical condition. The crash was a hit-and-run accident. This incident occurred at about 2:30 in the morning last Sunday on William Floyd Parkway near Flintlock Drive. Police said that a man was walking east across the parkway when he was hit by a vehicle going south. The victim was taken to a nearby hospital in critical condition. His identity has not yet been released. We are waiting or information about this accident. The Suffolk County Detectives are still investigating. We will give you more information once it is...

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Pedestrian Seriously Hurt in Hit-and-Run in Shirley

Police are looking into a hit-and-run accident that happened in Suffolk County. This accident left one pedestrian seriously injured. The incident occurred at around 2:30 in the morning on Sunday on William Floyd Parkway near Flintlock Drive in Shirley. The police say a man was walking west to east on the parkway when he was hit by a car that was going southbound. The vehicle fled the scene. Suffolk County Detectives are still investigating. The victim was transported to Stony Brook University Hospital in critical condition. His identity has not been released at this time. If you’ve been severely hurt in a pedestrian-vehicle accident that was...

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Update: Man Killed by Hit-and-Run Driver in Queens

This story is an update on a story we reported on earlier. We are always looking to bring you updates on stories and keep you posted. A man was killed after a hit-and-run accident that occurred early Sunday in Queens. The injured man was Azeemuddin Jalaluddin, 54-years-old, he had severe trauma from the accident. He was pronounced dead at the scene, according to officials. The investigation found that the Honda Pilot involved in the accident had New York State license plates. It was traveling west on Hillside Avenue. Police are still looking for the man who caused the accident. The vehicle did not remain...

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Man Dead in Geneseo Hit-and-Run

This Saturday, a man in his 20s died in a hit-and-run that happened early in the morning in Geneseo. The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office posted on their Facebook page that the accident happened on Route 63 south of Court Street. This places the accident west of SUNY Geneseo’s campus. Route 63 was closed from the 63/20a to Court Street for many hours as an investigation was going on. The road reopened at around 9 in the morning. The police in the area are asking for information or surveillance if anyone has it. This crash is still being investigated. These details are all that is...

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Pedestrian Seriously Hurt in Hit-and-Run

Police are looking into a hit-and-run accident that happened in the Shirley area of Long Island in Suffolk County. This accident left a pedestrian with serious injuries. The accident happened at around 2:30 in the morning on Sunday at William Floyd Parkway near Flintlock Drive. The police say that a man was walking across the parkway when he was a hit by a vehicle that was headed south. The person in the vehicle fled and did not get out of their car. The pedestrian was taken to Stony Brook University Hospital and was listed to be in critical condition. The identity of the...

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Road Rage in Long Island Leads to 2 People Hit by Car

In Long Island, a Westbury man is being charged with assault. He is being charged with assault after he allegedly struck two people with his car after an incident fighting over a parking space. The incident happened on the Jericho Turnpike near the intersection of Mineola Boulevard in Mineola. According to Nassau County police, Anthony Scott, a 37-year-old, was double parked. He got into a fight with three people who were in another car. According to witnesses, Scott then attacked the three people. There was a brief physical altercation, and the victims started walking back to the sidewalk when Scott sped up and...

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Auburn Pedestrian, Kylle L. Hopkins, Seriously Injured After Being Hit By Car

This story is recent as it was reported on Saturday, April 14, 2018. A 26-year-old pedestrian had to be airlifted to Upstate University Hospital after he was hit by a car. This happened at 10:10 at night on Friday. According to the police, Kylle L. Hopkins, 26-years-old, was walking through an intersection at Genesee and Columbus. He was hit by a vehicle being driven by Doris M. Ramsperger, a 60-year-old from Auburn. According to the police, the accident was Hopkins’ fault. So, the operator of the vehicle was not ticketed for the incident. It appears the injuries Hopkins received were not life-threatening. A...

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MTA Officer Going to Trial for Striking Pedestrian

An MTA Bridges and Tunnels officer is going to trial after being indicted for allegedly striking a pedestrian while on duty and then dropping him off in Staten Island. His court date is set for May. The hearings are being held for Lawrence Ffrench, a 43-year-old, who is being held without bail. He has been appearing in court since June 2017 for the alleged hit and run incident. He is being accused of striking a 41-year-old man near the corner of 92nd Street and Gatling Place. The man was thrown in the air and sustained serious injuries. Ffrench was an MTA officer who was on-duty...

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Pedestrian Was Hit by Truck in Cattaraugus County

Last week, a pedestrian was hit by a pickup truck in Cattaraugus County. The police officers have said that a male was walking east on Route 417 when the accident happened, and he was struck by a vehicle. This accident occurred in Kill Buck, New York. It happened at about 3:30 in the morning. The pedestrian, who has not yet been identified, was flown to ECMC by a Mercy Flight. The driver of the truck wasn’t injured, and it is not clear what condition the pedestrian is in at this time. The reasons for the accident and who was at fault are also still unclear. Authorities...

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