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Borough Park »

Teens and Medics Injured in Crash Between Bus and Ambulance

All of the passengers suffered minor injuries in the crash on 51st Street and Fort Hamilton Parkway.

Chelsea »

Neighbors Renew Attacks on One of City's Busiest Ambulance Stations

City Councilman Corey Johnson is backing residents who oppose the ambulance station near the High Line.

Upper West Side »

City Probe Blames Human Error in Ariel Russo 911 Response Delay

The investigation found human error, not technical problems with the city's 911 call system. 

Midtown »

Worker Falls Down Midtown Elevator Shaft, FDNY Says

The man was working on the elevator when he fell two stories, officials said.

Upper West Side »

FDNY Fixes Faulty 911 Computer System, Officials Say

The crash came because of a corrupted component in the system, officials said.

Downtown Brooklyn »

911 Dispatch System Goes Down Multiple Times Monday, FDNY Says

Officials were trying to determine why the EMS dispatch system went down, the FDNY said.

Williamsburg »

Quinn Had to Call Ray Kelly to Speed Up EMS Aid to Collapsed Intern

EMS took 30 minutes to arrive when a City Council intern collapsed at a press conference.

East Harlem »

Ambulance Slams Into Van Outside Harlem Hospital

The accident occurred just after 1 p.m. Thursday, leaving five people hurt, officials said. 

Upper West Side »

FDNY Missed 911 Call After 4-Year-Old Hit by SUV on UWS

The call wasn't noticed for nearly four minutes after Ariel Russo was hit, the FDNY said.

New York City »

EMS Dispatch System Went Down for 20 Minutes Friday, FDNY Says

The city's ambulance workers were unable to connect to their computer systems for 20 minutes Friday.

Longwood »

Two Men Shot in Bronx, One Seriously Hurt, Police Say

An ambulance rushing to the double shooting got into a crash that left one person critically hurt.

New York City »

New 911 System Crashes Twice in Two Days, Police Say

Police Commissioner Ray Kelly said the new $2.1 billion 911 system went down after it launched.

Bedford-Stuyvesant »

Cops Hunt for Brooklyn Man for Stabbing Death of Girlfriend

Police believe Benjamin Braxton killed Raynell Howington, 48, in her MacDougal St.

Chelsea »

Illegally Parked EMS Cars Stop Street Cleaners from Removing Sandy Debris

Several cars on W. 22nd St. have not moved since Sandy, leaving the street without cleaning for weeks.

New York City »

Ex-FDNY EMT Working to Unify City's Emergency Workers

Walter Adler hopes to create a citywide EMS advocacy organization.

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