Brooklyn Bridge underpass facade collapses

Brooklyn Bridge underpass facade collapses

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) -

A facade collapse inside an underpass of the Brooklyn Bridge injured five people Wednesday evening.

The collapse, which does not appear structural, happened at about 7:40 p.m. at Prospect Street and Washington Street in Brooklyn, the FDNY said.

Responders brought the five injured people to Bellevue Hospital. None of the injuries was series, officials said.

Inspectors with the Department of Buildings responded to the scene to examine the damage.

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