Manhattan High-Rise Crane Dangling In The Wind

The partially collapsed crane is currently swinging from a building on W. 57th Street.

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Occupants living on W. 57th between 6th and 7th Avenues are being told to stay off the streets and immediately move the lower levels of their buildings before contacting their building safety representative.

Update: World Trader Center Is Fine!

Despite a recent news report, there is currently NO crane issue at One World Trade Center or at the WTC site. #Sandy

Despite a recent news report, there is currently NO crane issue at One World Trade Center or at the WTC site. #Sandy-- Port Authority NY&NJ