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May 2020 Archives

11 Injured in Accident Caused by Out-of-Control MTA Bus

On May 19th, 2020, a frightening accident occurred at East New York Avenue near Ralph Avenue in Brooklyn when an MTA B12 bus driver lost control of his vehicle, leaving a path of destruction in his wake. Multiple people were reported injured as a result of the accident. Luckily, police report all victims are in stable condition with non-life threatening injuries.

Bicyclist Hit by Box Truck in Corona, Queens Critically Injured

A 53-year-old bicyclist was injured when he was hit by a box truck in Corona, Queens on Wednesday, May 13, 2020. Police and emergency services responded to the accident scene at the corner of 43rd Avenue and Junction Boulevard in Queens around 7:30 a.m. on Wednesday. The man, whose identity has not yet been released, is reported to be in critical condition at a local hospital. 

MTA Employee Stephen Singh Crashes Into Parked Pepsi Truck, Injuring Two

In the early hours of May 13, 2020, an MTA employee, identified as 24-year-old Stephen Singh by ABC 7 News, was taken into police custody after crashing an MTA repair truck into a parked Pepsi delivery truck near Times Square. Two accident victims were hospitalized following the collision, according to the FDNY. Their conditions are unknown, but police say their injuries are non-life threatening.

Construction Worker Fell 25 Feet Into Pit in Nassau County

A Long Island worker suffered a head injury after a serious and appalling accident at a Searingtown construction site on Friday, May 8, 2020. According to Nassau County police, the unidentified man, who is 36 years of age, was working at 60 Shelter Rock Road when he fell into a 25-foot deep large foundation pit at 10:16am.

Woman Seriously Injured in Crash on Rt.1 South Brunswick

On May 5th, 2020, a Highstown woman was seriously injured when her 2016 Nissan Rogue was struck by a dump truck while traveling northbound on Route 1 in South Brunswick near Northumberland Way. The woman, 48, was transported to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital where she remained hospitalized on Wednesday morning.

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