Department of Buildings

Building Under Demolition Partially Collapses in Queens; No Injuries Reported

A building that’s being demolished partially collapsed in Queens on Thursday afternoon, fire officials say.

The building at 75-71 181st St. in Fresh Meadows collapsed shortly after 1:30 p.m., according to officials.

No injuries were immediately reported, and there were no reports of any patients at area hospitals.

The Department of Buildings was heading to the scene.

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