Glass Falls from New York City High-Rise

June 8, 2010

Authorities say a large section of glass fell from a New York City high-rise.

No one was injured in the accident at 4:35 p.m. Sunday.

It occurred at 117 East 57th Street in Manhattan.

Fire officials say the glass measured 25 feet by 90 feet. It fell from the 52nd floor and crashed into a glass atrium.

Authorities are looking into whether the accident may have occurred because of high winds.

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