Fire officials: 2 construction workers fall from scaffolding, wall partially collapses

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Fire officials say two people were injured in a partial wall collapse in Sunset Park.

Officials say two construction workers fell off scaffolding at 3-46 43rd St., causing a partial collapse of a wall that was being built. The property is the site of a new four-story building project.

The debris from the building hit another building next door.

Both workers were taken to a hospital, one in serious condition and the other with minor injuries.

Firefighters remained at the scene and said the incident was under control by 4 p.m.

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