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Woman injured after chair flies off roof near Union Square: police

Posted: 3:47 PM, Jan 25, 2020
Updated: 2020-01-25 15:47:24-05
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A woman was taken to a local hospital after a bizarre accident near Union Square Saturday, police said.

The incident took place just before 2 p.m. near 15th Street and Union Square West. Authorities described a chair falling off a balcony, then hitting the trunk of a car and flying up, hitting a 23-year-old woman in the head.

The woman suffered a minor laceration to the face. She was taken to Bellevue Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.