NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A 7-year-old boy was rescued by emergency responders Wednesday evening, after a backyard igloo he was building collapsed on him in Brooklyn.
Just after 7 p.m., the boy was building an igloo in his family’s backyard, on 42nd Street between 15th and 16th avenues in Borough Park, Brooklyn, officials told CBS2.READ MORE: Window Of Near-Perfect Weather Gets Tree Sap Flowing At Closest Maple Syrup Producer To New York City
The igloo collapsed on the boy and he became trapped, officials said.READ MORE: High School Sports Get The Green Light, And The Players At Archbishop Stepinac Are Excited
The boy was taken by a Hatzolah volunteer ambulance to Lutheran Medical Center, officials said.MORE NEWS: Long Island Man Shocked By Amazon's Response After He Found Undelivered Packages On Side Of Road; 'It's Not My Stuff To Keep'
He suffered minor injuries.