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Construction Worker Killed In Fall From Scaffolding At Midtown Hotel

A construction worker fell to his death from scaffolding at a construction site in Midtown Wednesday afternoon.

04/02/2014

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Girl Falls 3 Stories Down Elevator Shaft In SoHo Building

A girl was hospitalized in serious condition after she fell three flights down an elevator shaft in a SoHo building Friday afternoon.

03/21/2014

FILE -- NYPD car is viewed in Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police: Burglary Suspect Falls 5 Stories In Escape Attempt In East Village

An alleged prowler was left in critical condition Sunday evening, after police said he tried to escape from an East Village apartment he had just burglarized by jumping from a fifth-story window.

10/27/2013

Ambulance rushing to an emergency

Teen Survives Fall From 6-Story Building In Inwood

A 16-year-old boy survived a five-story fall from an apartment building in Inwood Saturday night, authorities said.

11/25/2012