Construction accident kills worker on Myrtle Ave.

A wall collapse on Myrtle Avenue killed a construction worker today, officials say.

A worker was killed in a wall collapse at a Myrtle Avenue building Thursday, officials say.

A worker was killed in a wall collapse at a Myrtle Avenue building Thursday, officials say. (9/3/15)

BEDFORD-STUYVESANT - A wall collapse on Myrtle Avenue killed a 19-year-old construction worker today, officials say.

A wall tumbled down on three construction workers at around 11:30 a.m. The two other workers were injured.

Witnesses say the workers were trying to secure the wall when it fell on them.

Authorities have not yet released the names of the victims.

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