NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Falling bricks shut down busy Lexington Avenue in Murray Hill late Wednesday afternoon.
As Joe Biermann reported from Chopper 2, the bricks and part of the façade fell from the building at the southwest corner of 38th Street and Lexington Avenue.READ MORE: FBI Executes Search Warrant At Home Of Gabby Petito's Fiancé Brian Laundrie
The bricks rained down onto the sidewalk and street.READ MORE: Yonkers Police: 2 Men Dead After One Jumps Off Building And Hits The Other 12 Stories Below
The FDNY went up to the top of the building and tended to all the loose bricks, Biermann reported.MORE NEWS: New York City Public Schools To Increase COVID Testing, Relax Quarantine Rules
The sidewalk in front of the building was closed late Wednesday, and one southbound lane was closed on Lexington Avenue.