Man Rescued from Collapsed Scaffold in Queens

The scaffolding was on the sixth floor of a residential building in Sunnyside when it malfunctioned, the FDNY reported

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    Chopper 4 over the scene of a scaffolding collapse in Sunnyside, Queens, where one man was rescued through a fifth floor window.

    A man was pulled to safety from a scaffold that collapsed in Queens Monday morning, officials said.

    The scaffolding was on the sixth floor of a residential building in Sunnyside when it malfunctioned, the FDNY said.

    A man was safely removed from the dangling scaffold through a fifth-floor window. No injuries were reported, according to fire officials.
     

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