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Construction worker Michael Simmermeyer was killed in a crane collapse between 33rd and 34th streets on the east side of 11th Avenue. (credit: Personal Photo | background: CBS 2)

Crane Involved In Deadly Manhattan Collapse Was Due To Be Inspected Thursday

The MTA said that all work on the site of the crane collapse has been suspended until further notice as officials from the Department of Buildings, OSHA, NYPD and the District Attorney’s office investigate.

04/04/2012

The scene of a construction accident in Gerritsen Beach on Tuesday April 3, 2012. (credit: CBS 2)

Home In Deadly Gerritsen Beach Construction Accident To Be Demolished

One worker was killed and four others injured while adding a second story to an old house on Frank Court in Gerritsen Beach around 11 a.m. Tuesday.

04/04/2012

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Officials Order Residents To Vacate Queens House Following Floor Collapse

Authorities say a floor of a New York City three-story house where a large party was taking place collapsed, injuring a dozen people.

03/18/2012

Firefighters work to free a construction worker trapped at a site in East Harlem on March 2, 2012. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Trapped Worker Freed From Trench Collapse At East Harlem Construction Site

The worker was buried up to his waist in dirt and mud. He was freed after being trapped for about an hour and taken to Harlem Hospital in serious condition.

03/02/2012

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NJ Man In Serious Condition After Train Hits Car In NY

A police officer and volunteer firefighter rushed to the scene and manage to pull the unconscious man off the tracks just before the train barreled by, smashing into the man’s car.

02/25/2012

Hoboken, NJ Fire - 2/19/12 (credit: Sonia Rincon / 1010 WINS)

Fire Damages 5-Story Building In Hoboken

Flames shot through the roof of the five-story building on Washington Street.

02/19/2012

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Terry Francona, Red Sox Part Ways In Wake Of September Collapse

The Terry Francona era is over in Boston. The manager who led the Red Sox to their first World Series championship in 86 years is out after one of the worst months in club history.

WFAN–09/30/2011

Generic Firefighter File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

3 Firefighters Seriously Hurt In Long Island Fire

Sgt. Todd Spencer said two other firefighters suffered minor injuries when a floor collapsed and they fell into the basement.

02/14/2011

Hoboken Sinkhole (credit: CBS 2)

Residents Question Safety Of Hoboken Waterfront

A new fence has gone up along the waterfront next to the Hudson Tea building.

11/09/2010

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