Tenants evacuated from Bushwick building

A Bushwick building was evacuated Thursday after fire officials say it began to lean and bricks fell off its exterior.Emergency crews were called to 671

BUSHWICK - A Bushwick building was evacuated Thursday after fire officials say it began to lean and bricks fell off its exterior.

Emergency crews were called to 671 Bushwick Ave. and tenants exited the building. Tenants say the building has long had structural problems.

Department of Buildings investigators say the building is not in danger of collapsing and tenants were allowed back into their apartments.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Dozens of people were arrested across the borough 1 Dozens arrested in 'Operation Hardball' drug takedown
At least one person was injured after a 2 FDNY: 1 injured after 2-alarm fire breaks out at Brooklyn building
Dozens of senior citizens at an East New 3 Mini horses stir up spirits at nursing home
The tree fell on tracks that carry the 4 Tree falls on tracks at Parkside Avenue train station
5 Word on the Street: 'As Young As You Feel Day'

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE