NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Five people including two police officers were hurt after a freight elevator collapsed in Brooklyn.
Chopper 2 was over the scene at a warehouse on 34th Street in Sunset Park.READ MORE: New York Relaxes Most COVID Restrictions After Reaching 70% Vaccination Rate: 'A Momentous Day'
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The Department of Buildings says inspectors are responding to the scene.