NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – One construction worker is dead and another injured after a construction collapse in Queens Thursday.

Firefighters rushed to the site on 94th Avenue in Jamaica to try and save the workers after a wall collapsed at the site.

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The Department of Buildings say it permitted demolition to take place at the the existing three story building where the collapse took place.

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The DOB has issued a partial stop-work order at a neighboring lot, but that didn’t prevent Thursday’s demolition.

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The DOB is investigating exactly what went wrong at the site.