MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT
Ramapo Police responded to Maple Ave, just east of Rt. 306, in Monsey at approximately 5:08 p.m. to investigate a motor vehicle accident involving a bicyclist. Investigation on scene revealed that a 1998 Ford passenger van, driven by a 39-year-old Monsey resident, had been traveling eastbound on Maple Ave. attempting to make a right turn into the parking lot of a school building when a collision occurred with the bicyclist, the bicyclist was also traveling eastbound. The bicyclist, a 17-year-old male Monsey resident, was wearing his helmet but did suffer facial lacerations. The bicyclist was tended to on scene by Hatzoloh Ambulance and was transported to Westchester Medical Center for further for further medical evaluation along with a parent. The driver of the vehicle involved remained on scene. The incident is currently under investigation by the Ramapo Police Dept. Accident Investigation Unit. At this time, no traffic summonses were issued.
On August 14, 2013 at approximately 7:39 p.m., Ramapo Police Officers were dispatched to Bogart Pl in Hillcrest for a reported fight in progress. Upon arrival, the officers found numerous parties fighting in the roadway. Four males were arrested on scene, charges pending. This matter is currently under investigation by the Ramapo Police Detective Bureau.