Window washers rescued from scaffold near top of NYC skyscraper - FOX 35 News Orlando

Window washers rescued from scaffold near top of NYC skyscraper

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Two workers who were trapped on a partly-collapsed window-washing platform on the Hearst Tower in Manhattan on Wednesday have been rescued.

The FDNY arrived at the scene shortly before 3 p.m. and the NYPD shut down 57th Street from 7th Avenue to 9th Avenue.

Emergency responders were able to cut out a window and pull the workers to safety.  Both men were

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