Learner driver Floyd Hennessy jailed over fatal hit-and-run at Dingley Village

A Victorian L-plater who “left a trail of blood and torn clothing” after dragging a man under his car for 80 metres, and then leaving him for dead, has been jailed. Key points: Peter Stojanovic, 53, died in a hit and run incident at Dingley Village in 2019 Floyd Hennessy, 22, pleaded guilty to culpable driving … Read more

MTA Bus Driver Pulled From Duty After Deadly Hit-and-Run on Staten Island – NBC New York

A 69-year-old man died early Friday morning and the MTA bus driver suspected of running him over on a Staten Island road has been pulled from work while officials investigate the fatality, sources said. The pedestrian was attempting to cross at Platinum Avenue and Forest Hill Road at 4:30 a.m. when the MTA bus struck … Read more

Mother fighting for her life after being pinned between cars in Queens hit and run involving stolen dump truck

SOUTH JAMAICA, Queens (WABC) – What should have been a Mother’s Day full of laughs and smiles turned into worry and heartbreak for one family. Police say on Sunday morning around 8:30 a man behind the wheel of a stolen dump truck made a decision that left a woman fighting for her life. Police blocked … Read more

Woman in critical condition after hit-and-run crash in South Jamaica, Queens

SOUTH JAMAICA, Queens (WABC) – Police are searching for the driver of a truck who hit a woman in Queens and fled the scene Sunday morning. EMS responded to a 911 call at 8:35 am about a person under a car near the intersection of 120th Avenue and 167 Street in South Jamaica, Queens. When … Read more

Charles Polevich pleads guilty in crash that killed Nikki Minaj dad Robert Maraj

The hit-and-run driver charged in the crash that killed Nicki Minaj’s father on Long Island last year pleaded guilty on Friday – and was told by the judge he would spend no more than one year in prison, upsetting Minaj’s widowed mother. Charles Polevich, a 71-year-old businessman, admitted in Nassau County state court to leaving … Read more

Abbotsford hit-and-run driver who left father of 6 critically injured surrenders: police – BC

Warning: This story contains graphic imagery that may be disturbing to some readers. Discretion is advised. The driver in a hit-and-run in Abbotsford that left a father of six with potentially life-changing injuries Tuesday has turned himself in, police say. Abbotsford police said the 24-year-old driver presented himself to investigators on Friday. Investigators have also … Read more

Glenn Martyn, who ran over ex-wife, cleared of all charges relating to her death

A Victorian man accused of running over his ex-wife in Victoria’s east in 2018 has been found not guilty of failing to stop and help. Key points: Glen Martyn has been cleared of all charges after running down ex-wife Gayle Potter The defense argued Mr Martyn was unaware he had run over his former partner … Read more

2 adult brothers struck, 1 fatally, by hit-and-run driver in Koreatown while bicycling to work; suspect sought

KOREATOWN, LOS ANGELES (KABC) – A hit-and-run driver was being sought after striking two adult brothers, one fatally, as they were bicycling in Koreatown on their way to work, police said. It happened at around 3:30 am on Tuesday along Olympic Boulevard. Police said the suspect was attempting to steal a white Jeep Cherokee that … Read more