Grand Central Parkway

Motorcyclist killed on Whitestone Expressway
Police Cristabelle Tumola 11/10/2013 at 9:53AM

A Bronx man died Saturday after he lost control of his motorcycle and collidided into a median on the Whitestone Expressway. The crash occurred around 10:15 a.m. as 35-year-old Jose Bosque was riding southbound on the roadway at the Grand Central Parkway, said police. Bosque was taken to Elmhurst General Hospital where he was pronounced [...]

Two dead, four injured, driver arrested in Grand Central Parkway crash
Two dead, four injured, driver arrested in Grand Central Parkway crash
Police Liam La Guerre 6/29/2013 at 3:31PM

Four people traveling on the Grand Central Parkway were seriously injured and two died after the driver lost control of the vehicle and crashed on June 29 at about 4 a.m, cops said. The driver of the vehicle, Queens Village resident Madosh Hansraj, has been arrested and charged with two counts of manslaughter, one count [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 3/18/2013 at 7:41AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Monday: Mostly cloudy in the morning, then overcast with ice pellets. High of 36 with a windchill as low as 25F. Winds from the East at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 90% . Monday night: Overcast with ice pellets and snow, then rain after midnight. Low of 36 with a windchill [...]

Teen charged with DUI in fatal accident on Grand Central Parkway
Teen charged with DUI in fatal accident on Grand Central Parkway
Police Cristabelle Tumola 3/17/2013 at 5:47PM

Authorities arrested a teen for DUI after he struck and killed a taxi driver on the Grand Central Parkway early Sunday morning, said police. Around 3:20 a.m., 38-year-old Ansumana Dukuly, of the Bronx, was driving his cab westbound on the Grand Central Parkway near 180th Street when a Honda sedan struck him, causing the taxi to [...]

Mother of slain National Guardsman vows justice despite grand jury ruling
Mother of slain National Guardsman vows justice despite grand jury ruling
Police Alexa Altman 2/22/2013 at 10:40AM

Even after the verdict was final, Cecilia Reyes vowed her son would get justice. Reyes, the mother of Noel Polanco, the 22-year-old National Guardsman who was killed by a police officer during a traffic stop on the Grand Central Parkway on October 4, was outraged by the court’s ruling that her son’s killer would not [...]

No criminal charges to be filed in Grand Central Parkway shooting death of Army reservist
No criminal charges to be filed in Grand Central Parkway shooting death of Army reservist
Police Queens Courier Staff 2/15/2013 at 2:45PM

A Queens grand jury concluded Thursday that there will be no criminal charges filed in connection to the death of Army reservist Noel Polanco who was shot by a police officer on the Grand Central Parkway last fall, said District Attorney Richard Brown. Police Commissioner Ray Kelly requested the grand jury investigation just days after [...]

Queens Morning Roundup
News Billy Rennison 11/23/2012 at 8:16AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon. Friday night: A slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight. Cloudy, then gradual clearing toward daybreak, with a low around 40. EVENT of the DAY: Improvius Maximus Some of the best improv teams, from all corners [...]