A Queens man is lucky to be alive after a snowstorm stranded the hiker near the summit of a Hawaii volcano.
Police rescued two kayakers who fell into the waters of Jamaica Bay yesterday. NYPD Air Sea rescue responded to a 9-1-1 call around 3 p.m. and split in two to retrieve the men, both 32. Two divers recovered the first man and transported him to Floyd Bennet Field. The man was then transferred to Kings [...]
Firefighters and officers continue go door to door in the city’s most devastated areas, searching for those still in need of help. “The full toll of Hurricane Sandy on New Yorkers is still emerging,” said Mayor Michael Bloomberg at his press conference today. A least 37 New Yorkers have been confirmed dead from Sandy and [...]
Queens hotel fire rescue Firefighters fought their way through heavy smoke and shooting flames yesterday to rescue a man with no pulse from a burning Queens motel and bring him back to life. The victim was in a third-floor room at the Conduit Motor Inn in South Ozone Park at around 4 p.m. when members [...]