NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A building in Brooklyn has been declared unsafe to live in after it partially collapsed Wednesday morning.
The Department of Buildings says the façade on the side of an apartment building on South Third Street in the Williamsburg section collapsed.READ MORE: New York Weather: CBS2’s 10/28 Thursday Morning Forecast
No injuries were reported.READ MORE: Heat Pull Away To Beat Nets
After an investigation, the department determined the building is no longer safe to occupy and issued a vacate order for the entire building.
The DOB issued two violations to the property owner for failure to maintain the building and the exterior walls.MORE NEWS: FDNY Planning Big Anti-COVID Vaccine Mandate Demonstration For Thursday Morning Outside Gracie Mansion
The Red Cross says so far, they have helped two tenants from two households who have been displaced. The DOB says all tenants have been offered emergency relocation assistance.