Tag Archives: hit and run accidents

Outline of a body in the road, from a fatal hit and run accident.

Driver in Fatal Hit and Run Turns Himself In

By Basch & Keegan |

Pursuant to an interstate search, authorities have recently charged a man with a hit-and-run accident which left one pedestrian dead. Concetta Eastman, a 36-year-old mother of two from Copake, was struck by a Dodge pickup truck while getting into her car parked on Bog Hollow Road after a product-selling party in a home in… Read More »

Drunk Driving - broken cocktail glass and car keys.

Settlement for Teen’s Death in Hit and Run Approaches New York State Record

By Basch & Keegan |

Four years after 18-year-old Alexandria Rice’s tragic death by hit-and-run driver gastroenterologist Dr. James Corasanti, and three weeks into a civil trial for her wrongful death, Rice’s parents and Corasanti have reached a settlement agreement. While such awards are normally only paid out by insurance companies, the settlement payout in this case will be… Read More »