Chimney collapses at East Village apt. building

November 6, 2011 7:33:21 PM PST
There was a frightening escape for residents of a building in Manhattan's East Village where the chimney collapsed.

It happened around 8 p.m. Sunday at 528 East 13th Street.

The entire chimney came tumbling down from the five story apartment building.

Firefighters say ten people were forced to leave because the collapse endangered the fire escape.

There were no injuries.