Police standing by the body of a woman who was removed from the shoreline near the Verrazano Bridge. PHOTO: JOHN DOOLEY.

Body found on shoreline near Verrazano Bridge

Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn- The body of a woman was found on the Upper Bay shoreline early this morning, according to officials. Police say that at approximately 7:28 AM, they responded to a 911 call stating that there was a woman on the shoreline rocks near the Verrazano Bridge. Officers responded to the scene and discovered an unconscious 68-year-old female in the vicinity of Pier 69. … Continue reading Body found on shoreline near Verrazano Bridge

The moment just before a large section of the roof fell on firefighters.

Roof debris falls on firefighters during Bed-Stuy fire

Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn- A fire tore through a residential building early this morning and then spread to two adjacent buildings before being brought under control, according to officials. 

The blaze began at approximately 12:30 AM in a brownstone located at 667 Jefferson Ave, near Malcolm X Blvd, according to the FDNY.  Continue reading Roof debris falls on firefighters during Bed-Stuy fire

Prospect Park crash that killed two young children and left a pregnant women in critical condition. Occurred near 5th Ave and 9th Street.

Two young children killed, a pregnant woman injured, in Park Slope crash

Park Slope, Brooklyn- Early this afternoon, two young children were killed and a pregnant woman was injured after they were struck by white Volvo near a crosswalk, according to officials.The incident occurred at around 12:40 PM, near the intersection of 9th St and 5th Ave, according to FDNY officials. Continue reading Two young children killed, a pregnant woman injured, in Park Slope crash