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And this is the scene west fifties sorry west 57 street and eighth avenue in Manhattan.
In the Lincoln Center area of town to window washers are trapped on the scaffold.
On the 45 floor.
Of this building.
And and we've been watching for the past I don't know ten minutes or so it appears that this scaffolding has buckled in the middle.
Mean you don't have to be a rocket scientist and look at that -- think that's what's happened and now these two guys are trapped they're clearly working to get them from above.
And they have other plans in mind as well it.
You can see -- have that never quite understood these people who can go up 47 stories and 45 stories and wash windows.
Especially on a windy day in Manhattan but that they K and somehow.
And today that there and in world -- -- up there a number of news choppers are up above and you can see.
-- New York's finest are working to get him down from there and braves as well the fire department police department all involved.
And you know there -- a lot of work to be done.
They've closed off the streets below an abundance of caution and they've got lots of folks up there trying to help.
We'll have continuing coverage of this in the rest today's breaking news after this.
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