A crane appears to have caught fire near Bryant Park in Midtown Manhattan. Smoke is billowing into the bright, blue sky. The New York Fire Department is on the scene.
The fire is on 40th Street between 5th and 6th Avenues.
Strange smoke activity coming from crane over Bryant Park in midtown Manhattan… pic.twitter.com/3aJntn77BQ
â€” Michael Ausiello (@MichaelAusiello) January 28, 2016
What’s on fire in #midtown? Smoke and trucks on 6th Ave..
â€” Rachel Zurier (@ra_zur) January 28, 2016
â€” Banjo (@banjo) January 28, 2016