The Weekly Carnage

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Fatal Crashes & Incidents (23 Dead This Week; 28 Dead This Year)

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Injuries & Arrests

Following Up

(Photos: Top 2: Mel Evans/Associated Press via NYT; Bottom, The Journal News)

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Fatal Crashes (11 Killed this week; 610 Killed this year) Ozone Park: One dead, drunk driver into oncoming traffic (Newsday)   Middle Village: Ambulette hits lightpost, tree, one dead (Post)  Queens: Vehicle collision, one dead, one critically injured (Post) Levittown, L.I.: Pedestrian, 62, by drunk driver (Post) (Newsday) West Babylon, L.I.: One dead, one injured, driver veers into […]

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N.J. Towns Search for Ways to Pay for Carcas Removal (AP via Newsday) 3 Weekend Crashes Leave 3 Dead in Nassau County (Newsday) 2 Dead in Rural N.J. SUV Crash (Star Ledger)  2 Upstate Teenagers Dead After Hitting Tree (Newsday) Promising Hip-Hop Artist Killed in Chelsea Hit-and-Run (NY Post) Clues Sought in Fatal Hit-and-Run in […]

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The Weekly Carnage is a Friday round-up of motor vehicle violence across the five boroughs. For more on the origins and purpose of this column, please read About the Weekly Carnage. Fatal Crashes (5 Killed Since Oct. 3; 160 This Year*) Chinatown: Woman in Her 70s Struck on Canal; Driver “Didn’t See” Victim; No Charges (Streetsblog) […]

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Lou Minutoli / Newsday Fatal Crashes (17 Killed this week; 599 Killed this year) Brooklyn: Driver runs red light, hits woman in crosswalk (Newsday) Van Wyck Expressway: Ambulette flips over, 1 dead, 5 injured (News) Uniondale, L.I.: Hit and run in Coliseum parking lot (Newsday) Malverne, L.I.: Car veers off roadway, driver killed (Newsday) West […]

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The Weekly Carnage is a Friday round-up of motor vehicle mayhem across the five boroughs and beyond. For more on the origins and purpose of this column, please read About the Weekly Carnage. Karen Schmeer. Photo: Garret Savage Fatal Crashes (2 Killed This Week*, 24 This Year, 5 Drivers Charged**) Pedestrian Karen Schmeer, 39, Killed […]