Bricks fall from dilapidated structure in New Kensington

New Kensington, Pa. – Several bricks fell from a dilapidated building at 826 7th Street shortly before 4:00 pm prompting dispatch of firefighters, police and city code enforcement officers to evaluate the safety of the structure while demolition plans are initiated.

Fire crews cordoned off part of the area to prevent pedestrians from walking near the damaged building. The top front of the structure shows a previous incident where several bricks fell to the ground. No injuries were reported.