Crane Collapses in Queens, New York; Reported Injuries and Rescue Crews on Scene
A crane has collapsed in Queens, New York – across the river from Manhattan. At least seven people sustained injuries when the crane collapsed in Long Island City, just south of the Ed Koch Bridge (formally Queensboro Bridge) at 2:25p ET this afternoon.
4:00p ET, UPDATE: Reports now that seven people are injured.
3:18p ET, UPDATE: The NYPD confirms five people are injured.