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A customer who was crushed by falling wallboard at a Riverhead Building Supply warehouse in East Hampton on Friday was airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital from East Hampton Airport. He was still listed in critical condition yesterday. Morgan McGivern


Morgan McGivern
Morgan McGivern
Morgan McGivern

East Hampton Town police officers paid their respects to Brian Moore, the New York City police officer who was shot and killed in Queens. He was posthumously promoted to detective.
New York City Police helicopters flew over the funeral for Officer Brian Moore on Friday in Seaford.Doug Kuntz for the NYPD
East Hampton Town and Village police officers were among thousands of law enforcement members who paid their respects to the fallen New York City Police officer.Doug Kuntz for the NYPD

A tractor-trailer landed on its side after it struck the Long Island Rail Road overpass on Route 114, near Cove Hollow Road, on Tuesday morning. Morgan McGivern
Plants spilled out of the top of the tractor-trailer after it hit the Long Island Rail Road overpass on Tuesday morning.Bob King
There was no structural damage to the overpass so the train was able to pass while cleanup was still taking place underneath on Tuesday morning. Morgan McGivern


David E. Rattray

Flames were shooting out through the roof when firefighters arrived.
A heavy smoke could be seen coming from the fire at a vacant building on Montauk Highway in Water Mill on Saturday.
East Hampton Fire Department's Rapid Intervention Team as they arrived at the Water Mill fire on Saturday.
Flames were already through the roof on one corner of the house when a Southampton Fire Department ladder truck arrived.Austin Handler
From the bucket on the ladder truck, Southampton firefighters began their attack on the fire.Austin Handler
A Southampton ladder truck sprayed water on the roof from the backside of the building.Austin Handler
A Southampton ladder truck sprayed water on the roof from the backside of the building.Austin Handler
A ladder truck sprays water on the roof to ensure all of the fire was extinguished.
The roof was destroyed on the building, but the statue remained.

Emergency service personnel outside a storage barn at Riverhead Building Supply in East Hampton, where a man was reportedly injured by a falling stack of drywall on Friday morning David E. Rattray
The East Hampton Village Ambulance Association transported the patient to East Hampton Airport in Wainscott where a medevac helicopter was waiting to take him to Stony Brook University Hospital.Morgan McGivern
Emergency personnel stayed on the scene of an accident inside a warehouse at Riverhead Building Supply on Cove Hollow Road, off Route 114, in East Hampton after the patient was flown to Stony Brook University Hospital.Morgan McGivern