Scaffolding Collapsed in Manhattan, Five injured

Several people were hurt after scaffolding came crashing down onto a street in Manhattan Sunday, according to CBS New York reports.

Witnesses posted photos on social media showing wooden planks and metal scaffolding strewn about at the corner of Prince Street and Broadway in New York City’s SoHo neighborhood.

Authorities say five people suffered minor injuries. It wasn’t immediately clear what caused the scaffolding to collapse.

The city’s police and fire department remained on the scene early Sunday afternoon as the investigation and cleanup continued.

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