Workers trapped outside top of Manhattan’s Hearst Tower

Posted at 3:19 PM, Jun 12, 2013
and last updated 2013-06-12 15:39:36-04


The FDNY is trying to rescue two workers who are currently trapped on a broken window-washing platform approximately 45 stories off the ground.

Rescue workers are on the scene at 57th St. and Eighth Ave., where a crowd of onlookers is growing.

Police have closed off sections of 57th and 58th Streets.

This story will be updated.