Teen girl fatally struck by van in Rosedale hit-and-run accident
Photo via Google Maps

A 16-year-old girl lost her life on a Rosedale street early Wednesday morning after she was hit by a van that fled the scene, police reported. The incident took place at 12:17 a.m. at the corner of Sunrise Highway and Francis Lewis Boulevard. According to authorities, the victim — whose identity was not released pending family notification — was […]

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Pols call on DOT to address dangerous intersection after Corona teen’s death
Photo via Twitter/Senator Jose Peralta

After 17-year-old Ovidio Jaramillo was killed in a hit-and-run at the intersection of Northern and Junction boulevards, several elected officials and local leaders are calling on the Department of Transportation (DOT) to install more traffic safety measures. State Senator Jose Peralta, Councilwoman Julissa Ferreras-Copeland, Cristina Furlong of Make Queens Safer and DOT Queens Borough Commissioner Nicole […]

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Cement truck strikes and injures three pedestrians in Elmhurst
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A woman and her two children were transported to Elmhurst Hospital after they were hit by a cement truck at Junction Boulevard and 55th Avenue in Elmhurst, the FDNY said. FDNY received a call about the collision at 2:34 p.m. All three pedestrians were reportedly standing at the crosswalk when the cement truck struck them after making a right turn. They […]

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Man wanted for questioning in connection to Jackson Heights hit-and-run
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Police released on Saturday the image of an individual wanted for questioning in connection with a deadly hit-and-run on a Jackson Heights street last week. Subsequent to a video canvass of the area, the NYPD’s Highway Collision Investigation Squad Detectives retrieved photos of a man who exited from the passenger side of the black Toyota Camry that struck and […]

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Corona teen reportedly returning from funeral killed in hit-and-run
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A 17-year-old Corona boy was struck and killed by a car Tuesday night as he was returning from a funeral, according to reports. Police responded to a 911 call of a pedestrian hit at the intersection of Junction Boulevard and Northern Boulevard at about 10:50 p.m. Jaremello Ovidio, of 95th Street in Corona, was attempting to cross […]

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