Bronx hospital accepts storm evacuees

Nursing home residents forced to evacuate from Far Rockaway are now resting comfortably in The Bronx. Westchester Square Medical Center accepted evacuees from the Peninsula

THE BRONX - Nursing home residents forced to evacuate from Far Rockaway are now resting comfortably in The Bronx.

Westchester Square Medical Center accepted evacuees from the Peninsula Nursing Home, which took a hard hit during Hurricane Sandy.

More than 70 patients were transported by ambulance to the hospital Wednesday.

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