Wind topples brick wall, injuring 2 Brooklyn kids

Wind topples brick wall, injuring 2 Brooklyn kids

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NEW YORK (AP) - Two children were hurt when a gust of wind knocked over a section of a brick wall in Brooklyn.

The Daily News says it happened at about 11 a.m. at the corner of Bedford Avenue and Fulton Street in Bedford-Stuyvesant.

The children, ages nine and 12, had just left Sunday School when a parapet wall alongside a store and an aluminum sign toppled on top of them.

Officials say the children were hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries.

A wind advisory has been in effect through 6 p.m. Sunday in the tri-state area.

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