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Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Woman Throws Hot Coffee on Off-Duty Officer During Road Rage Incident: DA

The officer suffered first-degree burns from the July 19 run-in, prosecutors said.

Union Square »

3 Workers Burned While Repairing Union Square Subway Rail, MTA Says

The MTA workers were repairing the 4, 5 and 6 lines when they were burned, according to officials.

Borough Park »

Man Severely Burned in Brooklyn Storefront Explosion, FDNY Says

The man was taken to Maimonides Hospital in critical condition, the FDNY said.

Midtown »

Intrepid Museum Electrical Equipment Malfunction Injures 3, Officials Say

Workers doing repairs to a power supply at the Intrepid received burns, officials said.

Upper West Side »

Beacon HS Hit with 8 Violations After Chemistry Explosion, FDNY Says

The explosion injured two tenth-grade students at the West 61st Street school

Elmhurst »

Mother Killed and Son Badly Burned in Early Morning Fire, Family Says

Stella Balcazar, 57, died when her Elmhurst home was engulfed in flames early Monday, her relatives said.

Meatpacking District »

Man's Face Singed in Propane Tank Fire, FDNY Says

The victim's face was burned after a propane tank caught fire in a West Street building, FDNY said.

Kips Bay »

Elderly Man Critically Injured After Kips Bay Apartment Fire

An inferno tore through 316 E. 34th St. early Wednesday, leaving one man critically injured, cops said.

Gerritsen Beach »

Dead Teen Girl's Body May Have Been Burned in Cover-Up Bid, Sources Say

Shaniesha Forbes, 14, was found naked and burned, but cops still don't know how she died.

Upper East Side »

Woman Critically Injured in Upper East Side Fire

The woman was burned on her back and face in the East 73rd Street blaze.

New Brighton »

Man Burned in Staten Island Fire

Both the man's arms were burned in the fire at an Eadie Place home, FDNY officials said. 

Upper West Side »

MTA Worker Burned After Train Collides with Signal Box

The incident occurred after a train hit an open signal box near West 72nd Street and Broadway.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Washington Heights Street Renamed in Honor of 'Miracle Marine'

A street in Washington Heights was named after Sgt. Merlin German to honor the local marine who died two years ago.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Person Suffers Serious Facial Burns in Upper East Side High-Rise Fire

A fire broke out inside a residential high-rise on East 75th Street Tuesday night, seriously injuring one person.