Numerous media outlets are reporting a partial crane collapse at a high-rise on West 57th Street in Midtown Manhattan.

Apparently, Carnegie Hall would be in the path of the crane should it fall:

Building residents have been evacuated:

Please stay safe, everyone.

Twitchy will continue to monitor this story and bring you updates.


A couple of crane-related parody accounts quickly sprang up on Twitter:

@DanglingCrane was swiftly shut down:

As of now, the @One57Crane account is still active.