FDNY Responding to Call about Vehicle Crashed Into House

SILive - January 19, 2020

by Tracey Porpora

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- City firefighters are responding to a report of a car crashed into a house on St. Paul’s Avenue in Stapleton, an FDNY spokesman.

A call came into the FDNY at 5:18 p.m. about a report of a car colliding into a private home on the 400th block of St.Paul’s Avenue.

ESU workers were called to “remove a car from a house,” according to emergency radio transmissions.

Witnesses said soon after the car crashed into the side of the home, there was a large emergency response to remove the vehicle.

This is the second accident called into FDNY in the last two hours as snow continues to blanket the ground across the borough.

FDNY also responded to an accident off the West Shore Expressway near the Arthur Kill Road Exit Saturday evening.

The call came in at 4:22 p.m. about a car allegedly crashed into a tree, according to an FDNY spokesman. at Arthur Kill Road.

No one has yet been transported to the hospital in either incident, according to the spokesman.