Felipe Avila killed by hit & run driver in 3 car crash on Staten Island.
Victim was driving early on New Year's Day when other motorist ran stop sign and plowed into his Toyota Celica and a parked car before running off on foot, police say
A 29 year old man was killed after a hit-and-run driver blew a stop sign and crashed into his car early Wednesday in Staten Island, cops said.
Felipe Avila was driving a 1996 Toyota Celica north along Lafayette Ave. in New Brighton when a white 2003 Volvo S80 going east on Cassidy Place didn’t stop and slammed into him just after 5 a.m. Wednesday, cops said. The Volvo’s driver then slammed into a parked Dodge SUV.
The driver stopped only to ditch his ride and run away.
Avila died en route to Richmond University Medical Center, cops said.
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Indiana State Police officials on Saturday closed Interstate 65 near Lafayette in both directions because of multiple crashes.
State police said fire and rescue personnel were called to mile marker 174, near the State Road 25 exit.
Both north and southbound I-65 were closed between the 175 exit and the 172 exit. Drivers were told to seek alternate routes of travel.
A 26-year-old man died early today after a multi-car crash Sunday night on an interstate in Hoover.
The Jefferson County Coroner's Office identified the victim as Derick Brian Arbaugh. Arbaugh lived in the Shoal Run area off of U.S. 280.
The crash happened at 6:24 p.m. on Interstate 65 southbound at U.S. 31. Authorities said Arbaugh was entering onto I-65 from U.S. 31 when he lost control of his Mercedes and spun sideways in the southbound lane of traffic.
An oncoming Nissan Pathfinder broadsided Arbaugh's sedan. Two other vehicles also were involved.
Authorities have identified a man killed earlier today in a collision with an 18-wheeler on Interstate 65 near Warrior.
The Jefferson County Coroner's Office identified the victim as Michael Wayne Marsh, 47. Marsh was from Hayden.
The crash happened at 4:15 a.m. on I-65 southbound at Exit 280. An 18-wheeler and another vehicle, Marsh's 1998 Jeep Wrangler, were involved in the accident in the southbound lanes of the interstate just south of Warrior Jasper Road.
A two-vehicle crash in Dallas County claimed the life of a Selma woman on Friday.
Candis Salomon Vice, 34, was killed when the 2005 Chevrolet Tahoe she was driving was struck by a train. The crash occurred on Dallas County Road 939, which is four miles east of Selma.
Vice was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
A Chicago woman was killed and three other people were injured when a semi truck ran over a car in northwest Indiana Friday night, the Post-Tribune is reporting.
A two-vehicle crash on Thursday has claimed the life of a Prattville man.
The crash occurred at 5:30 p.m. when a 2014 Harley Davidson FLHXS, that was being operated by 50-year-old Michael Smith, struck the rear of a 2012 Honda CR-V. The accident happened on the Northern Boulevard at the 0.4 mile marker, which is just outside the Montgomery city limits.
The driver of the Honda suffered minor injuries, and was transported to Baptist Medical Center South.
Nothing further is available as Alabama State Troopers continue to investigate.
A fatal accident involving a tractor trailer has closed northbound Interstate 95 in Triangle.
The Virginia State Police were called to the scene at 9:48 a.m. They confirm that two people were killed in the accident, which involved a tractor trailer and a passenger vehicle.
Due to the crash, northbound I-95 is closed and traffic is being redirected to U.S. 1 at the Joplin Road exit.