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Hit-and-Run in Eastchester under investigation by state police

A hit-and-run accident that happened on 21st of August and left a pedestrian injured is under investigation by the State Police. A motor vehicle struck a pedestrian on White Plains Post Road (State Route 22) in Eastchester on Sunday at about 9:30 p.m. and escaped the accident spot. Eastchester police contacted the State Police Collision Recon...Read More

Friends Mourn Tragic Death Of 20-Year-Old Graduate Of Ossining High School

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - This week, the tragic death of 20-year-old Bastian Pasten gathered almost 250 friends, including classmates at the Arcadian Shopping Center off Route 9 on Wednesday night. The graduate of Ossining High School sustained life-threatening injuries in the accident that happened on Route 117 in Mount Pleasant on Tuesday. Mo...Read More

Motorcyclist killed in Greenburgh SUV crash ID’d

According to the police, Andre Garcia was hit by an SUV while making a turn. The accident happened on Thursday evening between a car and motorcycle due to which a 37-year-old man died. The case is under investigation by the authorities. Detective Sgt. Robert Whiting told that Greenburgh police responded to the intersection of Hillside Avenue ...Read More

Tappan Zee Bridge In New York Damaged After Crane Collapse

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. - On Tuesday, a crane collapsed onto the Tappan Zee Bridge due to which travelling was closed in both directions on the span. 3 individuals sustained non-life threatening injuries in the incident, according to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. He said about the incident that it is "nothing short of a miracle" that the injuries and d...Read More

New York Man Arrested For Intentionally Ramming Into Police Cruiser

BRIDGEPORT - 21-year-old Jheison Callecastro, a tow truck driver, was taken into custody after he intentionally rammed a Connecticut State Police cruiser during a highway chase on Saturday. Bob's Towing flatbed tow truck was chased by the White Plains Police Department as it struck a pedestrian and escaped the accident spot. At about 2:30 a.m...Read More

Western New York Man Sentenced Up To 12 Years In Prison For Fatal Drunk Driving Crash

BUFFALO, N.Y. - On Wednesday, 31-year-old John Zakrzewski was sentenced to up to 12 years in jail as a man and his dog died due to the accident he caused while driving a motor vehicle at high rate of speed. Zakrzewski was driving at 105 mph when the accident happened. His car hit 2 motor vehicles in the Buffalo suburb of Elma in December. The in...Read More

61-year-old woman killed in Bronx hit-and-run

On Sunday, 61-year-old Sharon Smith died in a hit-and-run accident that happened in the Bronx. The accident occurred one day after 2 other individuals were killed in road accidents, told the police. Smith was trying to cross E. Gun Hill Road near White Plains Road, when a dark-colored SUV traveling east hit her. The accident happened at about...Read More

Yonkers Man Sentenced To Up To 12 Years In Death Of NYDP Detective

WHITE PLAINS - On Wednesday, 21-year-old Efren Moreano, who drove his motor vehicle the wrong way on the Sprain Brook Parkway in Greenburgh and hit an SUV driven by a New York City police detective, was sentenced to 4 to 12 years in state prison. The cop died in the accident. Moreano drove almost 2 miles on the wrong way and many vehicles change...Read More

Motorcyclist critically injured in Route 22 crash

ARMONK, N.Y. - 22-year-old Stephen Moronta sustained life-threatening injuries in a motorcycle crash that happened on Route 22 Thursday night. North Castle Police said Moronta was going southbound on Route 22. He was near Rye Lake Bridge when the vehicle got out of control and hit a guardrail due to which he fell from the motorcycle. Police t...Read More

51-year-old White Plains man charged in fatal hit-and-run accident

51-year-old Aubrey Gumbs was taken into custody and was charged on Wednesday for causing a crash that left 1 individual dead. His charges also include escaping the accident spot. Greenburgh Supervisor Paul Feiner told that Gumbs was asked questions by the detectives and was charged with a class D felony charge. He was taken into custody for t...Read More