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The Weekly Carnage

The Weekly Carnage is a Friday round-up of motor vehicle violence across the five boroughs and beyond. For more on the origins and purpose of this column, please read About the Weekly Carnage [1].


Cyclist Joseph Granati was killed at the intersection of Avenue T and West 9th Street in Gravesend on April 24. Photo:The L Magazine [3]

Fatal Crashes (1 killed this week, 53 this year, 5 drivers charged*)

Injuries, Arrests and Property Damage


Four vehicles, including an MTA mobile wash unit truck, were left smashed in Williamsburg. NYPD did not provide information. Photo:Gothamist [15]

In the Region, Out of Town

Following Up

Other News

*Fatalities within the five boroughs. Information based on latest available reports.
** Reflected in year-to-date fatality count.