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Wall Collapses At Maspeth, Queens Home

The collapse took place at around 2:30 p.m. Friday at 69-11 58th Road in Maspeth.

10/24/2014

Eight buildings in Jersey City were evacuated due to stability concerns. (Credit: CBS 2)

Officials In Jersey City Evacuate 8 Buildings Amid Concerns That They Could Collapse

The Department of Buildings is trying to stabilize one of the buildings that was damaged by crews working on a vacant lot. There are concerns that the structure could collapse.

10/14/2014

Debris can be seen scattered on the roadway at 38th and Broadway after a scaffolding collapse on Oct. 8, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Truck Jumps Curb, Crashes Into Scaffolding In Midtown

The FDNY said the impact sent a 65-foot section of the scaffolding onto West 38th and the sidewalk below.

10/08/2014

Oscar Portillo (left) and Selvin Zelaya were trapped in a trench Thursday while constructing a French drain in Boonton Township, New Jersey. One of the victims' bodies was pulled from the trench and the other is presumed dead. (Credit: CBS 2)

Two Workers Dead After Being Trapped In Trench Collapse At Boonton, NJ Home

The accident occurred around 3:45 p.m. Wednesday when the trench gave way while the workers were excavating a drainage pipe.

10/02/2014

Jayden Allen-Walton, 7, has been credited with making the 911 call that saved his mother's life. (Credit: CBS 2)

Quick Thinking Staten Island 7-Year-Old Saves Mother’s Life

When Jayden Allen-Walton’s mother passed out during dinner two weeks ago, the second grader unlocked her cell phone and dialed 911.

09/29/2014

This building under construction collapsed in Brooklyn on June 19, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Exclusive Video: Woman Crushed When Building Partially Collapses In Brooklyn

It all came out of nowhere – a wall collapsed on a sidewalk in Bushwick, Brooklyn Thursday and crushed a passerby.

06/19/2014

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Parking Garage Under Construction At William Paterson University Partially Collapses

Two construction workers were taken to a hospital with injuries that were described as not life-threatening.

04/11/2014

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Tenants, Management Worry Cracks In Queens Building Could Lead To Collapse

Tenants in Rego Park, Queens were living in fear Wednesday that part of their apartment could collapse.

04/02/2014

The roof of this CVS partially collapsed in the Bronx on Feb. 19, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Roof Collapses, Leads To Flood Inside Bronx CVS

Even though it appeared most of the roof collapsed, there were no injuries. But there was a rush of water from inside, with ceiling tiles and the contents of the roof draining into the store.

02/19/2014

A building collapse at the West Rock Indoor Sports and Entertainment Complex in Nanuet on Feb. 14, 2014. (credit: Sean Adams/WCBS 880)

Heavy Snow Causing Roofs To Collapse Across Tri-State Area

Authorities say heavy, wet snow is putting a serious strain on many buildings around the area.

02/14/2014

The site of a collapse in Jersey City on Feb. 13, 2014. (credit: Janelle Burrell/CBS 2)

Verizon Building Roof Collapses In Jersey City

A Verizon facility where workers keep their vehicles partially collapsed during Thursday’s powerful winter storm.

02/13/2014

Rynn Berry, 68, collapsed while jogging in Propsect Park on Dec. 31, 2013. (credit: NYPD)

Report: Author Who Collapsed In Prospect Park Has Died

The author who collapsed in Prospect Park in New Year’s Eve has died, according to a published report.

01/09/2014

A scaffold collapse at 92nd Street and Park Avenue on Jan. 9, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Firefighters Rescue 2 Workers From Scaffold Collapse On Park Avenue

Footage from the scene showed the scaffolding dangling along the side of the residential building.

01/09/2014

Authorities on the scene of a construction shed collapse in Midtown on Friday, Nov. 1, 2013 (Credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Construction Shed Collapse Sends Debris Flying In Midtown

The Department of Buildings issued a warning to property owners Friday to secure construction sites and buildings as high winds whip through the area.

11/01/2013

Crane malfunction on West 57th Street (Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Crews Safely Lower Crane’s 13,000-Pound Load Stuck Above 57th Street

Officials closed West 57th Street between 6th and 7th Avenues for several hours after a tower crane hoisting a load got stuck Monday morning.

10/07/2013

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