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USA: Three-story building collapses in New York01:02

USA: Three-story building collapses in New York

United States, New York
February 26, 2015 at 15:57 GMT +00:00 · Published

Emergency vehicles rushed to a three-story building after it partially collapsed in central New York, Wednesday, bringing traffic in Manhattan to a standstill. One person was reported trapped in the rubble and has since been removed with serious injuries.

New York City fire and police departments arrived on the scene on West 57th Street with several diggers to clear the rubble left by the collapse. The building, previously used as a garage, rained rubble onto a nearby bus, but no one aboard was hurt.

The New York Fire Department (FDNY) are expected to search through the rubble throughout the night to ensure no one else was injured or killed.

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Emergency vehicles rushed to a three-story building after it partially collapsed in central New York, Wednesday, bringing traffic in Manhattan to a standstill. One person was reported trapped in the rubble and has since been removed with serious injuries.

New York City fire and police departments arrived on the scene on West 57th Street with several diggers to clear the rubble left by the collapse. The building, previously used as a garage, rained rubble onto a nearby bus, but no one aboard was hurt.

The New York Fire Department (FDNY) are expected to search through the rubble throughout the night to ensure no one else was injured or killed.

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