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Weather precautions cause transformer explosions across city

January 31 | By Todd Maisel Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Manholes across the borough containing Con Edison power lines and transformers exploded on Wednesday, after rain from the previous night washed salt from the roads into underground vaults containing vital power conduits.   Department of Sanitation workers spread salt over the streets on Tuesday night to prevent icing on the roads, but the salt, when […]

Vehicle flips on McDonald Avenue

January 29 | By Todd Maisel Brooklyn Daily Eagle

A car driving south on McDonald Avenue on Monday afternoon collided with the beams of an elevated subway station near Avenue I, causing the vehicle to spin out of control and flip over onto its side. The crash occurred around 2:30 p.m. Firefighters arriving on the scene were able to extricate the driver, who was […]

Leaders of drug delivery service in South Brooklyn arrested

January 17 | By Rob Abruzzese Brooklyn Daily Eagle

A drug delivery service that operated in multiple neighborhoods in South Brooklyn was busted this week after two of its alleged leaders were charged with operating as major traffickers on Thursday. A total of 14 people were arrested and indicted in connection with the alleged drug delivery service that made up to $8,000 in sales […]