New York — Authorities say a building being demolished has partially collapsed in New York City, killing one person.

The Fire Department of New York says the collapse was reported just before 10:30 a.m. Friday at a building on West 38th Street in midtown Manhattan.

Sixty firefighters are at the scene of the collapse.

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