Complete New York City, NY accident reports and news.


Accidents in New York City result in serious injuries and deaths each year

After a New York City crash, injured people and their families need resources and support. Regardless of the severity of the collision, the people involved are left to deal with injuries, medical bills, property damage, and insurance claims. When a New York City accident is fatal, families are left to struggle with their grief and loss as best they can.

Resources to help accident victims and their families after a New York City wreck

Regardless of whether it is a car accident, pedestrian accident, motorcycle crash, bicycle collision, truck accident, or any other kind of injury accident, the following resources can be helpful for crash victims and their families and friends.

How do you deal with an insurance claim after a New York accident?

Regardless of how severe an accident is, almost everyone involved has to deal with insurance companies and claims. For accidents with very minor injuries and damage, a claim can sometimes be handled by working with the insurance adjuster. For crashes involving more serious injuries, or when a fatal accident occurs, a personal injury attorney is needed to manage the insurance claim. Go here to learn more about how a New York City injury lawyer helps accident victims.

Most recent accident reports

Date Type
Mon, 06/20/2022 Pedestrian Accident Six people hurt, including three with critical injuries when taxi hits bicycle and pedestrians on sidewalk at West 29th Street and Broadway in New York City, New York
Thu, 01/27/2022 Car Accident Morgan Mank, 31, arrested after crashing car into Taylor Swift's apartment building on Franklin Street in the Tribeca Neighborhood of New York, New York
Fri, 12/24/2021 Truck Accident Taurino Morales, 37, and Delfino Maceda, 46, killed when struck by box truck on sidewalk at Third Avenue and East 61st Street on Upper East Side of New York City, New York
Sun, 11/14/2021 Pedestrian Accident Emma Risper, 56, dies after exiting vehicle and being hit by car that fled the scene on Brooklyn’s Belt Parkway in New York City, New York
Mon, 10/25/2021 Pedestrian Accident Man seriously injured when car's parking brake fails, rolls into him on West 57th Street in New York City, New York
Sat, 10/02/2021 Train Accident Man riding on top of train killed after falling from train and getting run over on the Williamsburg Bridge in New York City, New York
Mon, 06/14/2021 Car Accident Mohammed Houssain, 48, killed in crash with drunk driver on Eliot Avenue in Queens, New York
Sat, 06/05/2021 Pedestrian Accident Actress Lisa Banes, 65, killed after being struck by hit-and-run motor scooter that allegedly ran red light at West 64th Street and Amsterdam Avenue in New York City, New York
Sun, 05/30/2021 Car Accident Four police officers injured when their pickup truck is struck by Brian Manning, 39, who is now charged with DWI near Livermore Avenue and Forest Avenue in New York City, New York
Fri, 05/21/2021 Truck Accident Two people killed in crash involving commercial truck on Major Deegan Expressway at Fordham in New York City, New York
Thu, 01/14/2021 Bus Accident Eight people injured in bus crash at Cross Bronx and Major Deegan interchange in New York City, New York
Sun, 07/08/2018 Pedestrian Accident Tyquan Wilkerson, 29, killed in hit-and-run pedestrian collision in New York City, New York
Sun, 03/11/2018 Aircraft Accident Tristan Hill, Brian McDaniel, Trevor Cadigan, Carla Vallejos Blanco, and Daniel Thompson killed when helicopter crashes into East River in New York City, New York
Sat, 01/13/2018 Car Accident William Santana, 47, killed in two-vehicle crash on Major Deegan Expressway in New York City, New York
Thu, 05/18/2017 Pedestrian Accident Alyssa Elsman, 18, killed, many pedestrians injured when driver Richard Rojas, 26, intentionally crashes into crowd at 43rd Street and Seventh Avenue in Times Square in New York City, New York