A section of a car dealership’s mezzanine caved in Friday, killing a construction worker trapped by the rubble as three others scrambled to safety, authorities said.
It occurred Thursday morning on East 180th Street and Arthur Avenue in the East Tremont section of the borough.
The collapse occurred just after 9 a.m. Wednesday at a 21/2-story dwelling on University Avenue in the Kingsbridge section.
A young man remained in critical condition Sunday night, following a stairwell collapse during an early-morning rooftop party in the East Village.
It wasn’t only the roads on Long Island that were affected by the blizzard, the snow also proved to be too much for some buildings including a Selden home that had been standing for more than four decades.
The weight of snow and ice stacked on roofs has caused concerns, and even evacuations, around Connecticut.
Authorities say a roof has collapsed on a warehouse in Brooklyn. There are no reports of injuries.
The Detroit Lions have stopped distributing free tickets to Monday night’s football game between the Minnesota Vikings and the New York Giants.
Snow, wind, ice, rain: December in the NFL. Not even indoor games are safe.