hit-and-run

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January 22, 2020 - 8:06 pm
TEMESCAL VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — A doorbell-ringing prank led a man to chase and ram a car full of teenagers, killing three, a survivor said. Three other teen boys were injured when their Toyota Prius was struck, went off the road and slammed into a tree Sunday night in Temescal Valley, about 60...
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This photo shows a Toyota Prius at the scene of a deadly crash in the Temescal Valley, south of Corona, Calif., Monday, Jan. 20, 2020. A Southern California driver intentionally rammed the Prius with several teenage boys inside, killing a few and injuring a few others before fleeing, authorities said Monday. (Watchara Phomicinda/The Orange County Register via AP)
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January 20, 2020 - 6:26 pm
TEMESCAL VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California driver intentionally rammed a Toyota Prius with six teenage boys inside, killing three and injuring three others before fleeing, authorities said Monday. The Prius went off the road and slammed into a tree at around 10:30 p.m. Sunday in Temescal...
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FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Polk County (Iowa) Jail shows Nicole Marie Poole, who also goes by the name Nicole Franklin. A trial has been scheduled for Franklin, accused of hate crimes in the Des Moines area, including intentionally running over a girl she thought was Mexican. She is charged with assault in violation of individual rights in connection with an incident at a convenience store and is scheduled to go on trial Feb. 3 in Des Moines. Court documents indicate she also goes by the name of Nicole Franklin. (Polk County Jail via AP, File)
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December 27, 2019 - 12:54 pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — She was charged with stabbing one boyfriend in the chest in 2017 and, months later, with threatening another with a butcher’s knife. She allegedly told her ex-husband that she was going to kill him during a child custody dispute. Despite her violence and threats, chronic drug...
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FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Polk County (Iowa) Jail shows Nicole Marie Poole Franklin. Clive, Iowa police on Thursday, Dec. 19, 2019, charged Franklin, of Des Moines with attempted murder. She's accused of purposely running down a 14-year-old girl who was walking along a sidewalk in a suburban neighborhood. Police say Franklin told investigators she hit the girl because she is "a Mexican." The girl was seriously hurt but is recovering from her injuries. Franklin is being held in the Polk County Jail. (Polk County Jail via AP, File)
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December 23, 2019 - 7:11 pm
CLIVE, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa woman who told police she intentionally ran over a teenager because she believed the girl was Mexican has been charged with another hit-and-run crash that hurt a 12-year-old boy. Nicole Franklin, who also goes by the name Nicole Poole, was charged Monday by Des Moines...
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FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Polk County (Iowa) Jail shows Nicole Marie Poole Franklin. Clive, Iowa police on Thursday, Dec. 19, 2019, charged Franklin, of Des Moines with attempted murder. She's accused of purposely running down a 14-year-old girl who was walking along a sidewalk in a suburban neighborhood. Police say Franklin told investigators she hit the girl because she is "a Mexican." The girl was seriously hurt but is recovering from her injuries. Franklin is being held in the Polk County Jail. (Polk County Jail via AP, File)
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December 20, 2019 - 1:12 pm
CLIVE, Iowa (AP) — A Des Moines woman was charged with attempted murder after she told police that she intentionally ran over a 14-year-old girl because she believed the teenager was Mexican, authorities said Friday. Natalia Miranda suffered a concussion and severe bruising in the attack but is...
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Lindenhurst, NY
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Kimberly Dole
November 27, 2019 - 6:34 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Suffolk County Police detectives are investigating a hit-and-run crash that injured two female pedestrians, one seriously, in North Lindenhurst Tuesday night. Officers responded to a report of a hit and run at Sunrise Highway and North Delaware Avenue at 11:55 p.m. Two...
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Kimberly Dole
November 18, 2019 - 9:30 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A 61-year-old man was hospitalized after being struck and dragged by a vehicle in Brooklyn early Monday. Police found the victim laying on the ground at approximately 2 a.m. near the corner of Broadway and Putnam Avenue in Bushwick. Officials say the victim was struck and...
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Deer Park Avenue and Grand Boulevard in Deer Park
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Andrew Weber
October 29, 2019 - 10:10 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – A pickup truck driver fleeing the scene of an accident in Deer Park then hit and killed a man crossing Deer Park Avenue Monday afternoon. The driver then took off again. The incident took place just before 3 p.m. Police say 51-year-old Robert Donohue was in the crosswalk and...
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A protester reacts to tear gas during a confrontation with police in Hong Kong on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2019. Hong Kong police fired tear gas Sunday to disperse a rally called over concerns about police conduct in monthslong pro-democracy demonstrations, with protesters cursing the officers and calling them "gangster cops." (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
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October 27, 2019 - 11:09 am
HONG KONG (AP) — An unauthorized anti-government rally in Hong Kong quickly turned chaotic on Sunday as police used tear gas to disperse protesters on a major tourist strip, leading to hours of ugly confrontations in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory. Pro-democracy protesters barricaded roads,...
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Gilda Lascano
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September 10, 2019 - 6:41 am
A beloved grandmother was killed just a block away from her Queens home when a driver T-boned the vehicle she was in, sending it crashing into a building.
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