Hearst Tower Scaffold Collapse Traps Two Window Washers In Midtown (VIDEO) (Update)

06/12/2013 03:35 pm ET | Updated Jun 12, 2013

Update: Both workers have been rescued.

FDNY officials are attempting to rescue two window washers stranded high atop the Hearst Tower at 57th Street and Eighth Avenue in Manhattan.

NBC reports the scaffold rig seems to have broken towards the center, trapping the two men.

Firefighters were reportedly called to the scene at around 2:30PM.

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