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Kimberly Dole
August 22, 2019 - 10:32 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A 30-year-old man died on Thursday, after being crushed by an elevator in Manhattan, police say. The NYPD identified him as Samuel Charles Waisbren, who lived in the building at 344 3rd Avenue. (pictured, below in a 2014 photo) FDNY say Waisbren was stuck between elevator...
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Andrew Weber
August 16, 2019 - 2:00 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — The funeral for FDNY Lt. Brian Sullivan is being held at Sacred Heart Church in Monroe, N.Y on Friday. Sullivan, 54, died of a heart attack at his home last Friday just after the end of his shift. He was a 27-year veteran of the department. Mayor Bill de Blasio and FDNY...
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David Caplan
August 13, 2019 - 2:03 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A 54-year-old FDNY firefighter died early Saturday morning night after battling a fire in a Bronx apartment building, the FDNY said Tuesday. Lieutenant Brian J. Sullivan of Squad Company 41 in the Bronx suffered a heart attack at his home in Monroe, N.Y. On Wednesday, the...
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August 10, 2019 - 5:14 pm
Two ambulances crashed into one another in the Bronx on Saturday, causing one of the ambulances to overturn and leading to multiple minor injuries.
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David Caplan
August 09, 2019 - 4:30 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- More than 10,000 patients who were treated or transported by the FDNY EMS from 2011 to 2018 may have had their personal information -- including Social Security numbers -- compromised, after an employee lost their personal external hard drive in March, the FDNY said Friday...
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John Montone
August 09, 2019 - 6:43 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A 4-year-old boy trapped in a hot car in Queens is safe, thanks to a group of strangers who came to his rescue. Among the strangers - one of New York's bravest. Police say it was around 4 p.m. Thursday that concerned passersby at a Target on 20th Avenue in College Point...
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Kimberly Dole
August 05, 2019 - 8:05 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Firefighters are battling two huge fires in the Bronx. Three firefighters have been seriously injured in a four-alarm fire in the in Morrisania section of the Bronx. All three are suffering from smoke inhalation and at least one of the firefighters was rushed to Lincoln...
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Kimberly Dole
August 01, 2019 - 6:57 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- At least five firefighters suffered injuries as they attempted to fight a four alarm blaze at a restaurant equipment warehouse in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. The flames broke out at approximately 12:30 a.m. Thursday morning and FDNY members remain on the scene at 259 Monitor...
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Kimberly Dole
July 29, 2019 - 7:17 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- FDNY discovered a 50-year-old male inside lying inside an apartment in the Elmhurst section of Queens after responding to a 911 call of a fire at approximately 2:59 a.m. on Monday. Firefighters found George Ortega at a fifth floor apartment at 88-35 Elmhurst Avenue. He was...
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Andrew Weber
July 16, 2019 - 11:38 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — At least 24 people are being treated for non-life-threatening injuries from carbon monoxide fumes in a Midtown church, according to FDNY EMS. #FDNY members are operating on scene at 239 W. 49 St in Manhattan for elevated CO levels. There are currently 24 non-life-threatening...
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