Two women certainly had their share of luck as both survived a 60-foot death-defying dive when their SUV went out of control and jumped from a New Jersey bridge Friday morning.
According to the driver, Elizabeth Wolthoff, 23, of Bergenfield, she was prompted to suddenly change direction by the dire need to avoid hitting a truck on the Route 80 Hackensack River bridge around 7 am.
A new report by the city’s Department of Investigation, the upgrade of 911 communications system is 10 years behind schedule.
The report stated that the Bloomberg administration has failed continuously for years for the city’s massive overhaul of the system. Not only the overhaul is behind the schedule, it is almost $1 billion over the budget.
On Wednesday, one person died after a small plane crashed about 7:30 pm into a television station's transmitter tower in Lubbock, Texas. According to Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) statement, the plane crashed as it was approaching Preston Smith International Airport after departing from Carlsbad, New Mexico.