Crash

Driver was Going 111 mph in Crash that Killed the Birthday Girl on the Williamsburg Bridge, DA Says

Posted May 8, 2017 at 5:08 am

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr. last week disclosed further details about the deadly drunk driving crash on the Williamsburg Bridge two months ago. In announcing the indictment of 26-year-old driver, off-duty traffic cop Stefan Hoyte, prosecutors detailed that he was going 111 mph while crossing the span, nearly four times the legal speed limit. […]

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Here’s the Mangled Car from Fatal Williamsburg Bridge Crash that Killed Amanda Miner on 21st Birthday [PHOTOS]

Posted March 27, 2017 at 5:00 am

This is what’s left of the car that killed the birthday girl on the Williamsburg Bridge. Two weeks ago, Amanda Miner, an aspiring social worker who was out celebrating her 21st birthday, died in a horrific crash on the Williamsburg Bridge. Miner had been partying earlier in the evening with the driver, an off-duty traffic […]

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Ramones Tribute Mural Goes up on the Bowery, Across from Former CBGB

Last modified September 4, 2015 at 9:52 am

August 16, 1974. A date that lives in infamy. It was then, forty-one years ago, that Joey, Johnny, Dee Dee, and Tommy took the stage at CBGB for the first time as the Ramones. Enter the Little Italy Street Art Project and the Loman Art Festival. The organization tapped street artists John “Crash” Matos and Solus […]

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REVOK and POSE Replace CRASH at the Bowery Graffiti Wall

Posted June 25, 2013 at 5:22 am

We were just noting yesterday how the CRASH Popeye mural at the Bowery graffiti wall was beginning to deteriorate.

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Prayers for Popeye on the Bowery [VIDEO]

Posted March 19, 2013 at 6:49 am

Strangeness abounds in the mornings on the Lower East Side. Easily a favorite time to stroll; before the neighborhood is really awake.

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Crash Brings Popeye to the Bowery

Posted March 15, 2013 at 6:28 am

It took roughly two days to erase and overwrite, and now the Lower East Side has a taste of Popeye. Crash pretty much completed the new mural at the Bowery graffiti wall yesterday afternoon. The mobile boom is still parked onsite for now. The Sailor Man is seen breaking through the letters of the artist’s […]

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Crash Begins Work on Bowery Graffiti Wall Mural

Last modified March 13, 2013 at 3:55 pm

It was a short-lived birthday present for photographer Martha Cooper.

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Olympic Restaurant on Delancey Open for Business Day After Crash

Posted November 30, 2011 at 8:59 am

Early Tuesday morning (1:30 am), a Daily News newspaper delivery truck heading eastbound on Delancey veered off course and crashed into the Essex Street facade of Olympic Restaurant.

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Car Accident on First Avenue

Last modified October 23, 2009 at 3:17 pm

Earlier this morning, northbound traffic on First Avenue just above East Houston was cordoned off after a car accident at Fourth Street.  Traffic backed up well down Allen Street.  In case you were wondering why, Gothamist has the scoop: An NYPD spokesman tells us that according to a “preliminary report,” a 55-year-old black female was […]