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Pedestrian hit by falling concrete in East Village

Posted at 5:28 PM, Apr 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-16 17:28:55-04

EAST VILLAGE, Manhattan — A pedestrian was hit with a piece of concrete that fell on Tuesday, an FDNY spokesman said.

The victim was hit near Avenue A and East 5th Street, officials said.

The extent of the injuries was not immediately clear. The victim was taken to NYC Health + Hospitals/Bellevue.

It’s not yet clear where exactly the piece of concrete came from or what caused it to fall.