Part of wall collapses in NYC building; no injuries reported

December 6, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City’s fire department says no injuries have been reported after part of a wall collapsed at a building being renovated in lower Manhattan.

The department says the incident happened around noon on Tuesday near where a construction crew was working on the first floor of a five-story building.

All workers were accounted for and the situation was deemed under control by about 12:50 p.m.

The Buildings Department was summoned to inspect the structure.

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