accident

Police line
Dreamstime
Andrew Weber
August 14, 2019 - 12:15 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A bicyclist was struck by a vehicle in Lower Manhattan on Wednesday morning, a day after three cyclists were hit in the span of a few hours. The incident happened at about 10:30 a.m near Whitehall Street and Water Street. The victim was transported to Bellebvue Hospital where...
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Building where construction worker fell through roof
Citizen App
Andrew Weber
July 05, 2019 - 5:32 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A construction workers was hurt badly after falling through the roof of a building in Brooklyn. Firefighters appeared at 16th Avenue in Bensonhurst right before 9 a.m., according to footage from the Citizen App. They found that he had fallen through the ceiling at JHS 227. He...
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NYPD and EMS on the scene in response to a construction accident.
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1010 WINS Newsroom
April 13, 2019 - 8:17 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- One man is dead after a construction accident in lower Manhattan early Saturday morning. Police say a counterweight fell off the top of the crane and landed on a construction worker identified as 34-year-old Gregory Echevarria of Brooklyn. He was dead at the scene. Parking...
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People stopped to pickup cash after a Brink's truck spilled on Route 3.
Betsy Richards
December 14, 2018 - 4:23 pm
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) -- More than half a million dollars spilled from an armored truck onto a New Jersey highway, and nearly $300,000 remains missing a day later, police said Friday. East Rutherford police said in a statement that two bags of cash fell from a Brink's truck near MetLife...
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Google Street View
October 19, 2018 - 2:30 pm
NORTH WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- Two Metro-North employees were injured early Friday afternoon after one of their cars exploded in an employee parking lot at a railroad train yard facility, the MTA confirmed. The injured workers were taken to Westchester Medical Center. Their condition is...
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Google Street View
October 05, 2018 - 5:45 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City police say an SUV jumped a curb in Manhattan, striking and killing an 84-year-old woman before slamming into a scaffolding. Police say the woman was hit around 3:20 p.m. Friday by a Land Rover attempting to turn left onto 79th Street from Madison Avenue. Officers say...
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Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP, File
July 10, 2018 - 12:53 pm
ROME (AP) — Actor George Clooney was taken to the hospital in Sardinia and released after being involved in an accident while riding his motor scooter on the Italian island Tuesday, hospital officials said. "He is recovering at his home and will be fine," Clooney spokesman Stan Rosenfield told The...
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Spencer Platt/Getty Images
July 09, 2018 - 6:47 pm
GARFIELD, N.J. (AP) -- Transit authorities say a train collided with a bus in New Jersey, and one person was being treated for an injury not believed to be life-threatening. New Jersey Transit officials said in a statement that a train on the Bergen County line that was on its way from Middletown,...
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East Flatbush Accident
Stephanie Officer
March 08, 2018 - 11:20 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Nine people, including one child, were injured after an out-of control-car struck the victims, a truck and then smashed through a nail salon according to witnesses. EMS arrived at Nostrand Avenue between Glenwood And Farragut Roads in East Flatbush, Brooklyn early Thursday...
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