The contractor got stuck on in the thick mud along Disposal Road at around 8:40 a.m., according to officials.
Police said the SUV was heading northbound on the Saw Miller River Parkway just after 1 p.m. when the driver lost control and careened into the river just south of Executive Boulevard.
The councilman immediately took Loretta to the Brooklyn Animal Resource Coalition in Williamsburg.
A New York City police officer was relaxing on a Florida beach last weekend when he suddenly found himself back in action.
Footage from the scene showed rescuers, wearing protective gear, dragging one woman across the surface of the icy waters in a basket.
A man and a 9-year-old girl were rescued Wednesday from a melting lake in Asbury Park, New Jersey.
A driver trapped in an upside down SUV after playing off the Belt Parkway is thanking those who saved her.
A Westchester County police officer was struck by a car on the Saw Mill River Parkway Friday, but was able to get a teenager out of harm’s way before he would have been struck.
If you are looking for a new puppy, dozens had just arrived on Long Island Monday from the West Coast.
Two boys who had been trapped for hours under a huge pile of snow in Newburgh are speaking out about their ordeal.
Police and neighbors raced early Thanksgiving Day to rescue two children who found themselves trapped in a snowbank in Newburgh, Orange County.
The rescue operation this past Wednesday high up on One World Trade Center was just the latest example of complex tasks undertaken by the specially-trained members of the FDNY.
Officer Carlos Guzman was on a routine patrol of the L train subway station at 1st Avenue and 14th Street when he saw a man walk up to the edge of the platform.
An NYPD officer was being hailed as a hero Tuesday, credited with saving the life of a 2-month-old girl in a Bronx apartment.
The children, ages 18 months and 4 years old, were evaluated as a precaution and expected to be OK, police said.