Building partially collapses in Hamilton Heights

October 10, 2012 7:01:04 PM PDT
A five-story building under construction in Manhattan partially collapsed.

The multi-family apartment building is located at Edgecombe Avenue and West 142nd Street in Hamilton Heights.

It was vacant at the time of the collapse just before 6 p.m. on Wednesday.

One firefighter suffered a minor injury at the scene.

The area has been cordoned off as officials investigate.

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