New York

Man Killed in Accident at Drake Dr and Spofford Ave in the Bronx, NY

May 10, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
Commercial Turck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

Drake Street & Spofford Ave, The Bronx, NY, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
New York State Police
Vehicles Involved
Honda CR-V
Drake Dr and Spofford Ave
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Honda CR-V collided with a parked tractor-trailer

What Happened

Area authorities are investigating a crash that killed a man at Drake Dr and Spofford Ave in the Bronx, NY on May 10th, 2023. Police say the incident happened around 11:30 p.m. According to investigators, a Honda CR-V allegedly fled a traffic stop attempt by police before colliding with the rear of a parked tractor-trailer. The driver is alleged to have fled the scene on-foot following the crash while two passengers were left behind. Neither have yet been publicly identified and police say one suffered fatal injuries while the other was in critical condition. Additional details are not yet available.

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