Authorities say a tree fell at around 7:30 a.m. Tuesday on River Road and Northumberland Road in Teaneck, knocking over a utility pole.
Wednesday’s wet weather may have played a role in a wreck involving a packed school bus in Westchester County.
Windows on the school bus shattered when the bus struck the low-hanging branch shortly before 8:30 a.m. Monday in Westport, sending debris into the bus.
Police say a 15-year-old boy was taken to the hospital after being hit by a school bus Friday morning.
After Hurricane Irene wreaked havoc on New York City’s northern suburbs, getting back to normal continues to be a struggle.
Police are investigating how a 4-year-old special needs boy was left on a school bus for as long as five hours before being discovered by a maintenance worker
Because of the boy’s disability, police said they haven’t been able to determine if he fell asleep, or if the driver and aide simply failed to check the bus.
Authorities said another student saw the boy remove the weapon from his book bag on a school bus on their way to Central Middle School.
Police were investigating whether a driver from Switzerland ran a stop sign and slammed into a school bus, causing the bus to roll on its side in Lakewood.
A school bus driver, on her way to pick up a group of disabled children, was arrested for DWI.
The child apparently fell asleep in the back of the bus and went unnoticed for hours.
An April 1 email contains threats against school buses, warns of violence in state office buildings and against members of the state legislature. The threat was emailed from an anonymous account to state officials. Though it came in on April Fool’s day, it is being taken quite seriously.
Jameel Grant said a man walking on the sidewalk yanked open the back emergency door, hopped on board the school bus and began pummeling him with his fists.
The bus spun out of control and landed on its side after colliding with a car at Mother Gaston Blvd. and Bergen St. in Brownville.
A fire department spokesman said the adult has been transferred to a hospital. The children are still at the scene waiting to be taken to the hospital for evaluation.