Heavy rain causes wall to collapse on Tremont building

It happened on the fourth floor of a building on Valentine Avenue near East 180th Street.

News 12 Staff

May 1, 2023, 10:20 AM

Updated 358 days ago

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Parts of a wall on a Bronx building collapsed Sunday night, forcing evacuations. 
It happened on the fourth floor of a building on Valentine Avenue near East 180th Street.
The FDNY says the collapse was caused by this past weekend’s heavy rains. 
The entire building was evacuated as a precaution, and officials say one person was injured and treated at the scene.
Residents say their main concern is finding a place to stay. 
The Red Cross is now assisting those displaced residents.


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