Joseph Beer

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 [...]

Lives Shattetred
Opinion Queens Courier Editorial 10/18/2012 at 12:15PM

He shouldn’t have been driving. Joseph Beer was a 17-year-old behind the wheel with only a learner’s permit when the unthinkable happened. Under state law, someone with just a permit can drive at certain hours with someone who is 21 or older and holds a valid license. Not only that, but reports claim that Beer [...]

Relatives, friends gather at funeral for teen killed in LI crash
Relatives, friends gather at funeral for teen killed in LI crash
News Terence M. Cullen 10/10/2012 at 12:57PM

Those who knew Christopher Khan all seemed to say the same thing: he always had a smile on his face, no matter the day or the time. Funeral services for Khan were held on Wednesday, October 10 in South Ozone Park. Hundreds of relatives, friends and neighbors packed the funeral home to say goodbye to [...]

Richmond Hill mourns teens lost in LI car crash
News Terence M. Cullen 10/09/2012 at 12:33PM

Four Queens teenagers were killed and another hospitalized after the car they were riding in spun off the Southern State Parkway and split in two. Christopher Khan, 18, Neal Rajapa, 17, Darian Ramnarine, 18, and Peter Anthony, 18, were killed in the wreckage, but driver Joseph Beer, 17, was able to make it out of [...]