Man Falls Several Stories Down Bronx Elevator Shaft

Published on December 17, 2014, 9:35 am
FavoriteLoadingAdd to favorites 39 secs

An elderly man was injured Wednesday when he fell several stories down an elevator shaft in Bronx.

At 5:00 p.m., the man had just delivered groceries to an apartment at 1160 Cromwell Avenue in Bronx. The woman who ordered the groceries said the elevator door opened, but the car was not there.

The man fell several stories and suffered serious injuries, officials said.

He was taken to Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, where he was reported in serious condition.


Jonas Bronck is the pseudonym under which we publish and manage the content and operations of The Bronx Daily.™ | - the largest daily news publication in the borough of "the" Bronx with over 1.5 million annual readers. Publishing under the alias Jonas Bronck is our humble way of paying tribute to the person, whose name lives on in the name of our beloved borough.