BEDFORD - Disaster was narrowly averted when a Metro-North train collided with an unoccupied car at the Green Lane crossing Wednesday afternoon. The crash, which left no injuries, severely disrupted service on the Harlem Line during the evening commute.
Officials said the driver of the car, identified as Joyce Opoku, 43, of New Windsor, was stopped at the crossing when the crossing signal and gates ... (Full Story & Photos)
Shortly before 4:00 pm on 4/16/2016 Engine 198 was requested as an Additional Engine Company to the Katonah Fire District for a Working Fire. Katonah companies arrived to find fire on the rear porch extending to the residence of a three-story balloon framed Victorian. BHFD assisted KFD companies, and were released by Chief D. Pappas Car 2211, shortly before 5:00 pm. ... (Full Story & Photos)
Our condolences go out to the family of John Ulmshneider, Prince George County (MD) firefighter, who was killed in the line of duty. We also extend our thoughts and prayers to the Prince George County Fire Department as they come together in this difficult time.
The following information is from the Mark E. Brady, Chief Spokesperson of the Prince George's County Fire Department:
From the National Weather Service, a high wind warning will go into effect at this Evening (4/2/16) until 2pm tomorrow (4/3/16).
Wind gusts up to 60 mph are expected during this time. In addition, their is also a possibility of snow showers. With these potentially damaging & dangerous winds, we would like to remind all of a few things. The potential of down trees & power lines are obviously higher ... (Full Story & Photos)