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Worker Dies After Fall From Scaffold On Upper East SideA worker fell to his death from a scaffold on the Upper East Side Tuesday afternoon, authorities said.
Worker Dies After 5-Story Plunge Down Elevator Shaft In QueensA contractor was killed Thursday morning after plunging five stories down an elevator shaft in Queens.
Construction Worker Killed In Fall From Scaffolding At Midtown HotelA construction worker fell to his death from scaffolding at a construction site in Midtown Wednesday afternoon.
Construction Worker In Stable Condition Following Fall From Pulaski SkywayAuthorities say the worker fell about 20 feet and landed on a ramp leading to the skyway, which was closed at the time. It was not immediately clear what caused the accident, and the worker's name was not released.
Construction Worker Nearly Electrocuted In Bridgewater, N.J.The man was outside trying to determine why the house had lost power when he touched a live grounding wire.
Worker Recovering After Being Trapped For Hours Below Subway SiteThe worker was pulled out shortly after 12:30 a.m. Wednesday and is being treated for various injuries including hypothermia.
Firefighters Rescue Subway Construction Worker Trapped For 4 Hours In The MudThere were some tense moments, but early Wednesday morning firefighters finally pulled a trapped Second Avenue Subway construction project worker out of the mud and to safety.
NYPD Officer Arrested, Reportedly For Pulling Gun In QuarrelA New York City police officer was arrested early Monday, reportedly on charges that he pulled a gun on a construction worker.
Construction Worker Falls Several Stories At Fordham University's Lincoln Center CampusThe incident happened shortly after 11 a.m. Monday on West 62nd Street at the site for the university's new law school and residence hall, the school said in a statement.
NJ Construction Worker Confronts, Escorts Burglary Suspect To Police StationJedrek Dennis was charged with burglary and possession of a controlled substance after a search revealed he was carrying a cigarette box with prescription muscle relaxants inside.
1 Killed, 3 Injured In NYC Construction AccidentThe accident occurred at 9:35 a.m. on Queens Boulevard in Elmhurst. Emergency crews arrived on the scene a minute later and transported all the victims to Elmhurst Hospital.
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