elevator

  • Father of victim from horrific elevator accident plans to sue building; it had over 30 elevator violations!

    On the day following a deadly elevator accident killed a young tech salesman, the victim’s father is talking about his grief and calling out the building for what he says was the killing his son. On Thursday, police cars and first responders flooded Third Avenue, moments after 30-year-old Samuel Charles...
  • Man crushed to death when elevator in NYC building suddenly falls!

    A man was crushed to death by a malfunctioning elevator at a Manhattan luxury high-rise rental building Thursday morning, authorities and law enforcement sources said. The freak incident occurred just before 8:30 a.m. at the 23-story building, called Manhattan Promenade, at 344 Third Ave. near East 26th Street in...
  • Elevator falls 84 floors with 6 people inside before rescue

    An elevator inside Chicago’s former Hancock building dropped 84 floors before trapping six people inside, local news outlets reported. Rescuers arrived shortly after the fall early Friday morning to cut a hole in the building’s wall and free those inside. The accident unfolded at in the 875 North Michigan Avenue building, formerly known...
  • New mother crushed in hospital elevator accident

    A 25-year-old mother who had just given birth was crushed to death in freak accident on a hospital elevator, according to reports. Rocio Cortes Nunez, 25, had delivered a daughter via caesarian section and was being transferred to the maternity ward on a gurney when she was crushed between...
  • Man found dead in inoperable elevator one month after he went missing

      An 82-year-old Denver man who had been missing for a month was found dead in an inoperable elevator at his apartment complex – after the emergency button had been pushed twice. Isaak Komisarchik’s body was discovered last week in his parking garage after residents reported a horrible smell....
  • Elderly man found dead in elevator

    On the afternoon of July 5, Isaak Komisarchik, 82, was seen in a Denver nursing home, wearing pajama pants and a gray and white striped shirt. He walked to his mailbox and stopped by the office to pick up a few things, his daughter said. Then, his daughter told a...