rescue

Luz Jimenez

Good Samaritan Saves Toddler From 15-Foot-Deep Hole

Jimenez rescued a 3-year-old girl, who like the fictional character Alice, tumbled into a deep hole.

06/17/2014

Long Island Car Fire Rescue

Father-Daughter Team Rescues Man, 85, From Burning Car On Long Island

Two complete strangers were credited Tuesday with saving a Long Island man’s life, after they pulled him from his burning car.

06/17/2014

NYPD Boat

Police Rescue 2 Men After Kayak Overturns In Rockaway Inlet

Police rescued two fishermen from the Rockaway Inlet Monday afternoon, after their kayak flipped over.

06/16/2014

Rescued Dog, Puppies

Toms River Police Reunite Mother Dog, 9 Puppies

Police in Toms River, New Jersey have reunited family of puppies, after a woman and her two children rescued two of the puppies as they walked dangerously close to the road.

06/12/2014

White Plains Gas Station Rescue

State Trooper Credited With Saving Man After White Plains Gas Station Explosion

Dramatic video released Friday shows a fiery crash and a daring rescue at a Westchester County gas station earlier this week.

06/07/2014

This car ran off the road in Laurence Harbor, N.J. on June 3, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Driver Rescued From Marsh After Accident In Middlesex

The car ran off Summerfield Avenue, careening down a hill and into the marsh at around 10:15 a.m., officials told CBS 2.

06/03/2014

Brooklyn Bridge Rescue

Police Rescue Man Found Sitting On Ledge On Brooklyn Bridge

Four police detectives on Thursday rescued a man they found standing on a beam on the Brooklyn Bridge with a mask and duct tape on his face.

05/22/2014

Elevator (credit: clipart.com)

Several People Rescued From University Heights Apartment Elevator

The Department of Buildings told 1010 WINS the elevator sheave malfunctioned causing the hoist ropes to snap.

05/15/2014

The NYPD's Aviation Unit rescue a hiker with a broken ankle in Alpine, N.J. on May 11, 2014. (credit: NYPD)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Hiker Talks About Rescue From Cliff By NYPD

Members of the New York Police Department’s Aviation Unit rescued a hiker with a broken ankle from a cliff near the Hudson River in New Jersey.

05/12/2014

Generic Police File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Police In L.I. Rescue Man Who Said He Fell In Water, Got Stuck Under Bridge

Police on Long Island rescued a man early Saturday, after the man said he fell off the Smith Point Bridge into the water.

03/22/2014

East Harlem Blast Rescue

Woman Says She Was Abandoned, Then Rescued, During East Harlem Blast

During the East Harlem building explosion this week, cellphone video captured the daring rescue of a 79-year-old woman who said she had been abandoned in a medical van.

03/14/2014

Alyssa Marie Fox (CBS 2)

L.I. Woman Meets With ‘Guardian Angels’ Who Saved Her From Burning Car

A woman who was injured in a fiery car crash on Long Island met with her two rescuers Tuesday, they are forever united after the harrowing experience.

03/11/2014

Emergency responders try to rescue a man from a pipe at a water treatment plant in New Jersey (credit: CBS 2)

Trespasser Freed From Pipe At United Water Plant In New Jersey, Faces Criminal Charges

United Water spokesman Rich Henning said the man broke into the plant that treats and pumps water for the township of Manalapan. Workers heard cries for help coming from a pipe around 7 a.m. Friday.

01/17/2014

Scaffold rescue in Paramus on Dec. 30, 2013 (CBS 2)

Emergency Crews Rescue Workers Trapped On Scaffolding In Paramus

Emergency crews have rescued two workers who had been stuck five stories up on scaffolding outside an office building in Paramus.

12/30/2013

Officer Thomas Dunn

NYPD Officer Credited With Saving Baby Boy’s Life

A New York City police officer was credited Monday with saving the life of a 1-year-old boy who was found unconscious in a Washington Heights clothing store.

12/23/2013

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