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3 injured when pane of glass falls to street in midtown

Posted at 8:00 PM, May 31, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-31 20:13:11-04

MIDTOWN, Manhattan — Three people were injured when a pane of glass fell in midtown Wednesday afternoon.

It happened just after 3:30 p.m. at 240 West 40th Street, between Seventh and Eighth avenues.

Authorities say crews were installing a window when it fell to the street.

EMS responded to the scene where the three people refused  medical attention.

Shattered glass littered the street and sidewalk that was roped off for a short time.

The investigation is ongoing.