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Juliana Valdez nearly lost her foot in an accident on an escalator inside of the Macy's at the Garden State Plaza. (Credit CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Girl Released From Hospital Months After Escalator Accident

An 11-year-old girl who had her foot and leg ripped apart on an escalator at the Macy’s inside of the Garden State Plaza in Paramus, N.J. was released from the hospital on Thursday.

11/21/2013

Juliana Valdez (credit: Handout via Steve Sandbeg/1010 WINS)

Family Of Girl Hurt In Escalator Accident Files Lawsuit Against Macy’s

Juliana Valdez was back-to-school shopping at Macy’s with her mother and brother at the Garden State Plaza Shopping Center in Paramus when her right sneaker was sucked into the escalator, trapping her leg.

10/08/2013

The escalator at the Macy's at Garden State Plaza has been blocked off. (credit: Al Jones / 1010 WINS)

Girl, 8, Hurt In Escalator Accident At Garden State Plaza

A 10-year-old girl was rushed to the hospital Friday after her foot got caught in an escalator at the Macy’s at Garden State Plaza in Paramus.

08/16/2013

An FDNY ambulance (Photo: CBS 2)

Woman Injured When Hair Gets Stuck In Harlem Subway Escalator

A woman was hospitalized Wednesday afternoon after her hair got stuck in an escalator at the 125th Street No. 1 subway station in Harlem.

07/03/2013

Closed escalator at the Long Island Rail Road station - Lindenhurst, NY - Mar 14, 2012 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

LIRR Escalators Repaired, Upgraded In Year Since Woman’s Death

Now the escalators have sensors that stop them from moving if something is caught.

03/12/2013

Escalators at the Exchange Place PATH station in Jersey City - Jan. 7, 2013 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Port Authority: Exchange Place PATH Station Escalators Will Be Ready By Evening Rush

All of the escalators were offline Tuesday morning at the Exchange Place PATH station in Jersey City one day after one of them suddenly reversed direction and five people were injured.

01/08/2013

A man fell as many as 30 feet from an escalator after the Giants game at MetLife Stadium on Sunday afternoon. (Credit: CBS 2)

Fan Hospitalized After Falling Off Escalator At MetLife Stadium

A football fan was taken to the hospital Sunday, after falling off an escalator at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey.

CBS New York–10/22/2012

Closed escalator at the Long Island Rail Road station - Lindenhurst, NY - Mar 14, 2012 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

LIRR Announces New Safety Measures For Escalators In Wake Of Elderly Woman’s Death

Irene Bernatzky, 88, was killed earlier this month after officials say she fell on the moving stairs and was strangled when her clothing got entangled in the escalator mechanics.

03/27/2012

Closed escalator at the Long Island Rail Road station - Lindenhurst, NY - Mar 14, 2012 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

LIRR Officials: Elderly Escalator Victim ‘Asphyxiated’ At Lindenhurst Station

Flowers and burning candles now mark the blocked escalator entrance at the Lindenhurst Long Island Rail Road station where 88-year-old Irene Bernatzky fell and died from her injuries Tuesday.

03/14/2012

(credit: Sophia Hall, WCBS 880)

Elderly Woman Dies After Escalator Fall At LIRR Station In Lindenhurst

Shortly before 2 p.m. on Tuesday, an 88-year-old woman apparently fell on the escalator to the station’s platform, according to a statement from the LIRR.

03/13/2012

A general view of the exterior of Giants Stadium (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Settlement In ’07 Giants Stadium Escalator Mishap

It was an accident that changed the lives of eight people in an instant. An escalator at the old Giants Stadium suddenly sped up and stopped, sending them all flying downward.

WFAN–01/09/2012

Subway (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Columbus Circle Turnstile Gets Most MetroCard Swipes

The runners-up among most-used New York turnstiles are two turnstiles next to each other at the Jamaica Center station in Queens.

09/04/2011

NJ Transit's Frank R. Lautenberg Secaucus Junction Station - Secaucus, NJ - File Photo

Several Injured In NJ Transit Escalator Mishap

All but one of the escalators are back in service following a mishap that left five Jets fans injured at New Jersey Transit’s Secaucus Junction train station.

11/22/2010