Partial collapse of building in New York City, police say

Reuters News
Posted: Feb 25, 2015 3:02 PM

NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York police said a building partially collapsed on Manhattan's West Side on Wednesday and no information was available about casualties.

Local media images show the collapse occurred at a low-rise building on 57th Street near 11th Avenue.

New York police were responding to a 911 call reporting the partial collapse on Wednesday afternoon at the midtown Manhattan structure.

(Reporting by Barbara Goldberg; Editing by Paul Thomasch)