Disabled man injured when elevator at Yonkers nursing home malfunctions

A disabled man was injured after the elevator in a nursing home suddenly plunged two stories. The incident occurred Thursday night at the Regency Extended Care Center on Ashburton Avenue. Police say

News 12 Staff

Feb 10, 2006, 6:00 PM

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Disabled man injured when elevator at Yonkers nursing home malfunctions
A disabled man was injured after the elevator in a nursing home suddenly plunged two stories.
The incident occurred Thursday night at the Regency Extended Care Center on Ashburton Avenue. Police say the elevator carrying a 55-year-old resident suddenly dropped from the second floor to the basement. The man was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.
City building inspectors will be checking out the elevators at the nursing home Friday.


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