Injuries

Glen Rock, NJ – Construction Worker Injured in Fall on Pinelynn Rd

Glen Rock, NJ – Construction Worker Injured in Fall on Pinelynn Rd

Glen Rock, NJ (July 10, 2020) – A construction accident on Thursday sent one worker to a local hospital with serious injuries, according to reports. At approximately 8:50 a.m., on July 2, emergency crews in Glen Rock responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Pinelynn Road. Reports from authorities show that a 37-year-old man was working on the roof of a home when he fell approximately 25-feet to the ground below. The man sustained significant traumatic injuries [...]

Newark, NJ – Firefighters Injured in Incident on Frelinghuysen Ave

Newark, NJ – Firefighters Injured in Incident on Frelinghuysen Ave

Newark, NJ (July 7, 2020) – At approximately 6:45 p.m., on July 6, firefighters in Newark responded to the scene of a fire incident at Giordano Recycling, which is located on Frelinghuysen Avenue, due to a fire incident. As crews battled the sprawling fire from all three floors of the building, two firefighters fell from the loading dock. Both firefighters suffered injuries in the fall. However, only one firefighter was transported to University Hospital for treatment. At this time, the [...]

Little Egg Harbor, NJ – Man Injured in Accident on Great Bay Blvd

Little Egg Harbor, NJ – Man Injured in Accident on Great Bay Blvd

Little Egg Harbor, NJ (July 7, 2020) – An accident involving fireworks in Little Egg Harbor sent one man to a local hospital with critical injuries. On July 5, emergency crews were called to the scene of an auto accident on Great Bay Boulevard. Reports show that at around 1 a.m., a man was knocked unconscious after a mortar firework exploded in his hand. The man suffered critical injuries to his head and hand and was airlifted from the scene [...]

Fort Lee, NJ – Firefighter Injured in Fire Incident on Lemoine Ave

Fort Lee, NJ – Firefighter Injured in Fire Incident on Lemoine Ave

Fort Lee, NJ (July 6, 2020) – A fire incident Saturday morning sent one firefighter to a local hospital with injuries. Just after 7:45 a.m., on July 4, firefighters in New Jersey responded to the scene of a fire incident at the Koryeo Grill located on Lemoine Avenue. Reports from authorities show that a fire broke out in the rear of the restaurant for unknown reasons. The fire quickly spread through the building. Crews spent under two hours battling the [...]

7.2 Teaneck, NJ – Two PSE&G Workers Injured in Explosion on Merrison St

Teaneck, NJ – Two PSE&G Workers Injured in Explosion on Merrison St

Teaneck, NJ (July 2, 2020) – Just before 11 a.m., on July 2, emergency crews responded to the scene of a workplace accident on Merrison Street. Reports from authorities show that two PSE&G employees were working in a construction hole on Merrison Street near Grange Road when a fire flashed inside due to a gas line being ignited. Both victims were injured in this incident. One worker suffered serious burns to their arms. Both victims were transported to Hackensack University [...]

7.2 Mahwah, NJ – Man Seriously Injured by Saw on Ramapo Valley Rd

Mahwah, NJ – Man Seriously Injured by Saw on Ramapo Valley Rd

Mahwah, NJ (July 2, 2020) – At 2 p.m., on July 1, emergency crews responded to the scene of an accident on Ramapo Valley Road. Reports show that a 67-year-old man was working with a saw at the Bergen County Horse Rescue when his hand became entrapped in the blade. The victim suffered amputations to at least two fingers. The victim was rushed to Hackensack University Medical Center for emergency medical treatment. At this time, the incident remains under investigation. Our [...]

7.2 Jamaica, NY – Building Fire on 87th Ave Leaves Two Injured

Jamaica, NY – Building Fire on 87th Ave Leaves Two Injured

Jamaica, NY (July 2, 2020) – A fire incident on Wednesday resulted in injuries. Just after 4:20 p.m., on July 1, emergency crews responded to the scene of a residential fire at 74-24 87th Avenue. Reports from the New York Fire Department show that a fire broke out on the top floor of the building for unknown reasons. One person became entrapped inside. Crews battled the blaze for over 30-minutes. They were able to rescue the victim, as well as [...]

6.30 Berkeley, NJ – Fall Incident at Veterans Park Leaves Boy Injured

Berkeley, NJ – Fall Incident at Veterans Park Leaves Boy Injured

Berkeley, NJ (June 30, 2020) – Just before 9 a.m., on June 28, emergency crews in Bayville responded to the scene of a major fall incident at the Veterans Park Skate Park. Reports from authorities show that a 12-year-old boy was utilizing skate equipment at the park when he suffered a serious fall. The victim sustained injuries in the accident. EMS rushed to the scene to provide medical treatment and transport the child to an area hospital for treatment. At [...]

Little Egg Harbor, NJ – Man Injured in Accident on Great Bay Blvd

New York, NY – Two People Injured in Fire on W 140th St

New York, NY (June 30, 2020) – Just after 8:30 p.m., on June 29, the New York Fire Department was called to the scene of a fire incident in the 500 block of West 140th Street. Reports from the FDNY show that a fire broke out on the third floor of the apartment building located on West 140th Street. Firefighters battled the blaze for over 30-minutes before taking control of the fire after spreading to the fourth floor. Two residents [...]

6.30 Lodi, NJ – Fire on Terhune Ave Leaves One Injured

Lodi, NJ – Fire on Terhune Ave Leaves One Injured

Lodi, NJ (June 30, 2020) – On June 29, firefighters in New Jersey responded to the scene of a fire incident on Terhune Avenue. Reports from authorities show that a fire broke out in a condo located on Terhune Avenue near the intersection with Marion Pepe Drive. Firefighters rushed to the scene of the incident around 3:30 p.m. and began battling the blaze. Authorities located an 80-year-old male victim, unconscious, inside the residence. The victim was pulled from the fire [...]