FEMA Sending 250 Ambulances, 500 EMTs as 911 Calls Hit Record High in NYC

Calls to 911 have hit a record in New York City, and it is straining the system at the worst possible time. It’s not just a record spike — it’s a record number of 911 calls daily, a 50 percent increase over normal daily call volume, the FDNY says. The FDNY responded to 6,527 calls on Monday, a surge of…