Partial Roof Collapse Seriously Injures One Person: FDNY

WNBC 4 - January 10, 2019

A partial roof collapse at a Brooklyn construction site left one person with serious injuries, according to FDNY officials.

The incident took place in Bedford-Stuyvesant o n Howard Avenue Wednesday around 3:22 p.m. The victim appears to be a construction worker who sustained serious, but non life-threatening injuries, and was taken to Kings County Hospital.

The worker was allegedly doing some sort of demolition work, according to a source on scene.

Firefighters have not revealed exactly what provoked the collapse.