Two workers became trapped in broken scaffolding atop a building in midtown Manhattan this afternoon. The FDNY is currently attempting to rescue the two window washers, who were working on the 46-story Hearst Tower, located at 57th Street and Eighth Avenue, when the scaffolding broke. You can watch live video of the rescue in progress below, via NBC.
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ABC is now reporting that both workers have been successfully rescued without injury.