Manhattan, NYC – Two men escaped from a burning tent during a brush fire that broke out in the woods of Edgecombe Avenue and West 167th Street near Harlem River Drive in Washington Heights at approximately 6:30 a.m. Tuesday. The men appeared to be uninjured as they jumped out to safety from the blazing tent. Continue Reading..
Manhattan NYC fire accident
Manhattan, NYC – Fire engulfed an NYC restaurant, which quickly spread to a neighboring restaurant and the apartments in the same five-story building on November 30. A ceiling collapsed on some firefighters while battling the blaze. No one was seriously injured. Accidents can leave victims with escalating medical expenses along with physical and emotional damages Continue Reading..
Manhattan, NYC – Two firefighters were injured while battling blaze in a penthouse on West 58th Street and Sixth Avenue at around 11:00 a.m. on March 16. Investigation is ongoing to determine the cause of the fire on the 17-story apartment building in Midtown Manhattan. Accidents happen without warning. And if they occur, they can Continue Reading..
Manhattan, NYC – A fast-moving blaze that occurred in an apartment in the Upper East Side killed a 94-year-old woman and injured a 3-month-old girl and a 32-year-old woman on March 16. The fire broke out at around 1:30 a.m. in the elderly woman’s residence located on the third floor of a six-story building on Continue Reading..
Manhattan, NYC – At least three people died, a 15-year-old boy and a woman were critically injured, and 53 were hurt and taken to hospitals after a gas explosion in two apartment buildings on 116th Street and Park Avenue in East Harlem at around 9:00 a.m. on March 10. A thick gray smoke blanketed the Continue Reading..
Manhattan, NY – A 72-year-old woman died in a fire that occurred in an Upper West Side housing development at approximately 7:00 p.m. on February 17. The blaze appeared to have been contained on the third floor of the 20-story apartment at the Frederick Douglass Houses on Columbus Avenue near West 100th Street. Firefighters discovered Continue Reading..