A building under demolition partially collapses on Manhattan’s Far West Side at 642 w. 57th street. One person was trapped and rushed to the hospital after being extracted and is in critical condition. The building is said to have collapsed around 2:30pm.
Here, New York City firefighters survey the damage from the roof of an adjacent building.
Photographed on February 25, 2015 by Mark Abramson for the Wall Street Journal.