Hundreds of Firefighters, Police, EMS, from Rockland County were joined by departments from Orange County & New Jersey for a drive-by to wish a Happy Birthday to the son of fallen Spring Valley Firefighter Jared Lloyd.
His son turned 6-year-old today. This breathtaking show of support demonstrates the bond and strength of the first responder community in times of tragedy. Over 100 hundred trucks or apparatus would be take part and it lasted for 40 minutes.
A GoFundMe page has been created for the family of Lloyd. Please donate if you can.
The weather sums up the emotions of a county in mourning.
State Police are Investigating a Serious Single Vehicle Crash on the Palisades Parkway
On April 13, 2021, at approximately 9:40 a.m. state police from the Haverstraw barracks responded to a single vehicle crash on the Palisades Parkway in the town of Stony Point.
Investigation revealed that BMW X-5 was traveling south on the Palisades Parkway when the vehicle flipped and ejected the operator of the vehicle and her dog. Prior to the accident numerous 911 calls were made about this vehicle traveling on Route 6 from Woodbury with three tires. Witnesses stated that when the vehicle entered the Palisades Parkway in began to go faster and then flipped over.
The operator of the vehicle was identified as Taylor Robinson, age 25 of Highland Mills. She was medivaced to Westchester Medical with multiple injuries including a concussion. The dog died from its injuries.
This crash is under investigation.
VIDEO: Nanuet Firefighters Battle Weekend Structure Fire on Van Nostrand
NANUET, NY – At approximately 2:40 am on April 12, 2021 the Nanuet Fire Department was alerted to a report of a structure fire at 28 Van Nostrand Place, Chief Anthony Knapp (8-1) was first arriving on scene and confirmed a working fire. First due engine (8-EQ) led by Lieutenant Jordan Parker (8-6) stretched an initial attack line to start fighting the heavy fire. A second line was started by Lieutenant Bill Schoenleber (8-7), both lines worked together to knock the main body of fire down. All units returned to quarters around 5 am. Clarkstown Fire Inspector remained on scene to investigate.
Mutual aid from:
Excelsior Fire Engine Company No. 1
Pearl River Hook & Ladder Co#1
Columbian Engine Co. #1
New City Fire Engine Co. No. 1
South Spring Valley Fire Dept.
Clarkstown Police Department
All residents were able to safely get out of the home. No reports of any firefighters injured on scene.
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