Car Crash

Driver arrested in Howard Beach car crash that left one dead
Driver arrested in Howard Beach car crash that left one dead
Police Queens Courier Staff 11/30/2013 at 11:24AM

Updated 5:24 p.m. Police have arrested a motorist who they say is responsible for a car accident that killed 38-year-old Jimmy Sinisi early Saturday morning. James Celauro, 23, of Ozone Park, is charged with vehicular manslaughter and DWAI, or driving while impaired by alcohol, authorities said. Celauro crashed his 2006 Ford sedan into Sinisi’s 2001 Saturn around 1 a.m. in [...]

Rockaway car crash kills two teens
Police Maggie Hayes 8/25/2013 at 2:16PM

A car crash on the Rockaway Freeway has taken the life of two teens, police said. Around 3 a.m. on Saturday morning, a 19-year-old male was driving on the freeway near Beach 41st Street when his Toyota Corolla struck a cement support pillar. A 15-year-old male traveling in the front passenger seat was pronounced dead [...]

Queens teen charged in Long Island crash that killed 4
Queens teen charged in Long Island crash that killed 4
News Terence M. Cullen 11/16/2012 at 5:07PM

Joseph Beer, the sole survivor and driver in a car crash that killed four teens last month, was indicted today in Nassau County on multiple counts that, if convicted, could land him up to 25 years in prison. The Nassau County District Attorney’s office charged Beer with aggravated vehicular homicide, vehicular manslaughter in the first [...]

Stabbed police officer’s 4-year-old waits as he heals in hospital
Stabbed police officer’s 4-year-old waits as he heals in hospital
News Michael Pantelidis 4/22/2012 at 4:49PM

Stabbed police officer’s 4-year-old waits as he heals in hospital A 4-year-old girl has desperately waited to see her hero cop father since he was stabbed in the brain by a mental patient, a relative told the Daily News Saturday. “I wanna see my dad,” the little girl has been telling her family as her [...]

Clues hint at pill-pop Whitney Houston’s drowning; police could release new details today
Clues hint at pill-pop Whitney Houston’s drowning; police could release new details today
News Jay Lane 2/13/2012 at 9:18AM

Clues hint at pill-pop Whitney Houston’s drowning; police could release new details today Authorities yesterday were investigating the possibility that troubled singer Whitney Houston took sedatives, fell asleep and drowned in a tub in her Beverly Hills hotel room. Police may release more details about Houston’s death today. The tragic 48-year-old star spent the final [...]