NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The Uniqlo clothing store on 34th Street was evacuated late Tuesday afternoon, after a broken water pipe left it flooded.
The burst water pipe sent water raining down through the store, at 31 W. 34th St. between Fifth and Sixth avenues near Herald Square, at during the 5 p.m. hour, Joe Biermann reported from Chopper 2.READ MORE: NYPD: 5 People Hospitalized After Police-Involved Shooting In Upper Manhattan
Shoppers were forced to evacuate, Biermann reported.READ MORE: Prisoner Escapes From Custody At Bellevue Hospital
There were no reports of any injuries.MORE NEWS: After More Than A Year, The Show Must Go On: More Broadway Shows Announce Plans To Resume Performances
Early Tuesday evening, workers were trying to shut off the water and repair the break.