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Police and Hazmat crews responded to the Taco Bell on Merrick Road after a child, and a police officer, fell ill. (Credit: CBS 2)

Hazmat Crews Respond After Poisoning Scare At Long Island Taco Bell

It was a scary afternoon at a Long Island Taco Bell, as Hazmat crews had to be called in after a customer, and a police officer, complained of falling ill.

07/01/2011

Yonkers house of horrors

Elderly Man’s Remains Found In Yonkers Home As Many As 8 Years After His Death

It is a real house of horrors. Police have confirmed the discovery of human remains inside — from an elderly person who passed away years ago.

05/13/2011

Middlesex County Tanker Crash

N.J. Roadway Reopens After Tanker Crashes, Spills Fuel

Emergency crews are still on the scene where a tanker crashed in Middlesex County on Saturday evening.

04/10/2011

Police said the tanker truck's driver was cut off prior to the crash. (credit: CBS 2)

Residents Relieved Tanker Crash On I-95 Wasn’t Worse

The driver of the truck was taken to the hospital with minor injuries. Police said he lost control when another car cut him off.

02/08/2011

Generic Firefighter File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Overturned Truck Spills Diesel Fuel In East Harlem

Most of it flowed right into a storm drain and the FDNY sent a HazMat crew as a precaution.

11/10/2010

A member of the specially trained hazmat unit - Babylon, NY - Oct 27, 2010 - Photo: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880

Long Island Town Boasts New Hazmat Unit & Building

There are 100 specially training men and women inside the new hazmat building in Babylon.

10/27/2010

A Garbage Truck - File / Photo: Tim Boyle/Getty Images

Westchester Garbage Workers Sickened By Fumes

The two workers were overcome by the fumes in the middle of their routine residential garbage pickup.

10/13/2010

Freak Accident Leaves Ramapo Man Dead

Fumes from bleach are being blamed for a man’s death.

09/21/2010

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