EAST HARLEM, Manhattan (WABC) -- A woman suffered serious injuries on Monday afternoon after she tumbled into the basement of a restaurant in Manhattan when the floor gave out beneath her.
The woman was seated over a hatch in the floor at Joy Burger Bar in East Harlem when it collapsed, causing her to fall several feet below.
Firefighters were forced to carry her out on a stretcher through an opening in the wall.
The woman was taken to Mount Sinai St. Luke's Hospital in serious, but stable condition.
Woman injured after fall into basement of East Harlem restaurant