Kenneth Lacen

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NYC City Council To Discuss Elevator Safety Bills In Wake Of Recent Accidents

The City Council is holding an oversight hearing Monday afternoon to examine elevator safety and hear testimony from Department of Buildings Commissioner Robert LiMandri.


Kenneth Lacen resting at home after being released for the hospital. (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

17-Year-Old Bronx Boy Survives Six-Story Elevator Plunge

The accident happened around 9 p.m. Thursday in a building on Woodycrest Avenue in the Highbridge section of the borough.