Person fatally struck by train on Staten Island

Staten Island–A person was struck and killed by a train Friday night, according to officials. The FDNY responded to reports of a person under a train at Grant City Station around 8:15 p.m., a spokesperson for the department stated. EMS also responded and pronounced the individual dead at the scene, according to the spokesperson. Additional information about the individual or the incident was not immediately … Continue reading Person fatally struck by train on Staten Island

Staten Island Stabbing in the Todt Hill Housing Complex

Staten Island, NY– On Saturday at approximately 8:50 p.m., police responded to a 911 call of a male assaulted in front of 247 Westwood Avenue, within the confines of the 120th Precinct. Upon arrival, police discovered a 21-year-old male with a stab wound to the torso, the NYPD stated. EMS responded and transported the male to Richmond University Medical Center in stable condition. No arrests … Continue reading Staten Island Stabbing in the Todt Hill Housing Complex

A grey SUV after it was involved in an accident with an ambulance en route to RUMC. PHOTO: Georgio Dano.

FDNY EMT and paramedic injured in Sunnyside crash

Sunnyside, Staten Island- A vehicle accident involving an ambulance yesterday left an FDNY EMT and paramedic with minor injuries, according to officials. The incident occurred near the intersection of Dudley Ave. and Clove Rd. at approximately 2:23 PM, an FDNY spokeswoman said. The ambulance involved in the accident was en route to Richmond University Medical Center when it collided with a grey SUV, according to … Continue reading FDNY EMT and paramedic injured in Sunnyside crash

Police investigators outside the parking lot where a man was found shot. PHOTO: Georgio Dano.

Man shoots himself in the neck in parking lot of LA Fitness.

Travis-Chelsea, Staten Island- A 39-year-old man suffered a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the neck yesterday morning, according to officials. Police say they received reports of a man shot inside a parking lot located near 141 East Service Road at approximately 9:17 a.m. . When emergency responders arrived on scene, they found a male unconscious and unresponsive in area adjacent to the LA Fitness gym. The … Continue reading Man shoots himself in the neck in parking lot of LA Fitness.

The black SUV that struck the medical office building can be observed in the background , surrounded by firefighters. PHOTO: Georgio Dano.

Vehicle crashes into the side of medical office building in Grant City.

Grant City, Staten Island- An out-of-control vehicle slammed into the side of medical office building this morning, causing extensive damage to the structure. The incident occurred on Bedford Ave. near Richmond Ave at approximately 8 a.m., according to police. After the crash, the NYPD swarmed the area to look for the driver, who reportedly fled after hitting the building. A police helicopter was heard overhead … Continue reading Vehicle crashes into the side of medical office building in Grant City.