Good Samaritans

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Pedestrian Struck, Killed By ‘Taxi Of Tomorrow’ On Upper East Side

The incident took place at around 2 p.m. at 78th Street and Madison Avenue.

08/29/2014

Scene of a home invasion in the Bronx (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: Home Invasion Suspect Nabbed By Good Samaritans

Police told 1010 WINS the suspect had pushed his way into the woman’s apartment at 20 East 190th St. in the Bedford Park section of the Bronx at around 6 p.m. Friday.

07/25/2014

Two men rescue woman from Hudson River in Hoboken on July 19, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Two Men Help Rescue Woman From Hudson River In Hoboken

The Good Samaritans can been seen on cell phone video jumping into the Hudson to help a woman who had apparently jumped into the water.

07/19/2014

Brooklyn Church Van, Squad Car Crash

Good Samaritans Rush To Help NYPD Officers Injured In Fiery Brooklyn Crash

Neighbors joined forces in a life-saving effort this week, after an unmarked police squad car collided with a church van in New Lots, Brooklyn.

03/26/2014

Washington Heights Rescue

Neighbors Come To Rescue In Washington Heights Apartment Fire

Good Samaritans helped rescue a man Monday afternoon when a fire broke out in a Washington Heights apartment building.

09/16/2013

Tree limb crashes down during New Hyde Park block party. (credit: Geoffrey Walter, New Hyde Park Patch)

Tree Limb Injures 4 At L.I. Block Party; Quarrels Lead To Arrests Afterward

One man sustained a broken leg in the incident. Others suffered bumps, bruises, cuts and scratches, police said.

09/08/2013

Sian Green (Instagram)

Family Of British Tourist Struck By Cab Arrives At Hospital

Sian Green was enjoying her first day in New York when the cab jumped the curb near Radio City Music Hall and plowed directly into her, severing her left foot and seriously damaging her right leg.

08/21/2013

Three good Samaritans who helped save a young girl trapped under a car in Brooklyn. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Good Samaritans Save Brooklyn Girl Trapped Under Car

Tawaiian Holmes, 9, was riding her scooter on a sidewalk in Brownsville Wednesday night when she was caught up in a three-car accident.

12/20/2012

Johnny Greenlaw, a good Samaritan who helped lift a car off a man in Huntington, shows a bruise he sustained during the rescue. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Group Of Strangers Come Together To Rescue Huntington Man Trapped Under Car

Several strangers came to the aid of a Huntington man after a car he had jacked up and crawled under to do some work came down on top of him, Suffolk County police said.

06/15/2012

East Post Road In White Plains (credit: CBS 2)

Double Hit-And-Run Victim Remains Critical

White Plains police were urging anyone who saw what happened to give them a call.

12/21/2010

East Post Road In White Plains (credit: CBS 2)

Search Continues For White Plains Hit-And-Run Driver

A young man is clinging to life in White Plains after a bizarre double hit-and-run. One driver is in police custody, but police are still looking for the other.

12/20/2010