A man is in police custody after a high-speed chase involving an unmarked cruiser ended in a spectacular crash on Aug. 21. New York police report the man, a 31-year-old Staten Island resident, was attempting to flee from officers when the car accident occurred. No court date has yet been set in this case, but thankfully there were no reported fatalities.
A motorcyclist is in critical condition following a crash in King's Park on Aug. 4. Suffolk County police are still investigating the specifics of the car accident that also injured two other New York state residents. The motorcyclist was cited for minor traffic charges unrelated to the accident, but no formal charges have been filed in connection with the accident.
A deadly accident on a thruway bridge on July 24 has left one man dead and four others in hospital, according to local law enforcement. New York State Police responded to the five-car accident in the late evening. An investigation into the specifics of the crash is still ongoing, and no criminal charges have yet been filed in connection with the case.