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Clumsy Sanitation snow cleaners wreck vehicles and headstones in Brooklyn

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Even the dead can’t escape the ineptitude of the city’s Sanitation Department.

Sanitation crews dumped tons of dirty snow from the Christmas-weekend blizzard into the city’s biggest Jewish cemetery, toppling 21 gravestones and wrecking an iron fence.

“It’s jarring, and it’s an emotional thing,” said Yana Zhuravel, a Brooklyn lawyer whose grandparents’ headstones at Washington Cemetery in Midwood, Brooklyn, were among those knocked over.

Full story: Clumsy Sanitation snow cleaners wreck vehicles and headstones in Brooklyn – NYPOST.com