Falling Debris Injures Passerby In East Harlem

Police are investigating a report that debris from an East Harlem building that’s under construction came raining down onto the street Tuesday, hitting at least one person, cops said.

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First responders raced to the First Ave. construction site near E. 117 St. about 10:40 a.m. for a report that a pedestrian had been struck by falling debris.

Medics rushed the victim to Harlem Hospital for treatment, but the extent of their injuries was not immediately known.

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