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New York - Sandy Effect: Facade Falls Off Front Of Manhattan Building

Published on: October 29, 2012 07:39 PM
By: AP
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Fire fighters gather in front of a partially collapsed four-storey apartment building in Manhattan as Hurricane Sandy made its approach to New York October 29, 2012. The building's facade had collapsed after high winds had hit New York City. No one was injured in the 25-unit building, according to media reports. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly Fire fighters gather in front of a partially collapsed four-storey apartment building in Manhattan as Hurricane Sandy made its approach to New York October 29, 2012. The building's facade had collapsed after high winds had hit New York City. No one was injured in the 25-unit building, according to media reports. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

New York - The facade has fallen off the front of a four-story Manhattan building, leaving apartments visible from the street.

No injuries have been reported. It’s not clear whether anyone was in the building at the time.

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Firefighters rushed to Eighth Avenue and 14th Street at around 6:30 p.m.

The debris hit a car.

Onlookers at street level could look up and see couches, chairs and desks inside white-walled apartments.


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