Partial wall collapse in Astoria prompts evacuations

A partial wall collapse in Astoria forced evacuations in Queens Tuesday night. (WABC)

A partial wall collapse in Astoria forced evacuations in Queens Tuesday night.

It happened in the basement of a vacant home on 41st Street.

As a precaution, homes on both sides of the house have been evacuated.

No injuries have been reported.

Investigators from Con Edison and Department of Buildings are assessing the situation.

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