hit and run

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 2/03/2014 at 7:37AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Monday: Periods of snow. Snow will be heavy at times especially this morning. Temps nearly steady in the low to mid 30s. Winds NNE at 10 to 15 mph. Snow accumulating 5 to 8 inches. Monday night: Scattered snow flurries and snow showers possible this evening. Becoming mostly clear later. Low 24. Winds N at 10 [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 12/26/2013 at 8:44AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Thursday: Cloudy with a chance of snow flurries. High of 40. Winds N at 3 mph. Thursday night: Clear to partly cloudy. Low of 30. EVENT OF THE DAY: Holiday Open House at the Queens County Farm Museum Tour the historic Adriance Farmhouse, learn about the county’s agricultural and colonial history, and enjoy holiday crafts [...]

Elmhurst man killed in Christmas morning hit-and-run
Police Cristabelle Tumola 12/25/2013 at 1:25PM

A man died early Wednesday morning after a car struck him in East Elmhurst before fleeing, police said. Enrique Clemente-Ovando, 29, of Elmhurst, was crossing Astoria Boulevard, near 103rd Street, about 4:30 a.m., when the vehicle hit him, according to the NYPD. Clemente-Ovando was taken to Elmhurst Hospital where he was pronounced dead. The car, which [...]

Police looking for suspect in deadly Woodhaven hit-and-run
Police Angy Altamirano 12/07/2013 at 2:06PM

Updated December 7, 3:57 p.m. Police are looking for a suspect who fatally struck a man in Woodhaven Friday morning. The victim, 35-year-old Yunior Antonio Perez Rodriguez, of Brooklyn, was struck by a car around 3:15 a.m. while attempting to cross Woodhaven Boulevard at Jamaica Avenue, said cops. Rodriguez sustained severe trauma and was taken to Jamaica Hospital [...]

Teen pedestrian killed by hit-and-run driver
News Maggie Hayes 9/29/2013 at 10:56AM

Luis Bravo was walking on Broadway at 58th Street when a car driving by struck and killed him. Saturday, September 28 around 11 p.m., police responded to a 9-1-1 call of a car accident involving Bravo, 19, police said, within the confines of the 108th Precinct. Upon arrival, police found Bravo unconscious and unresponsive, with [...]