Bricks topple from crumbling building, smashing into cars on street below

Bricks fell from an old commercial building in New York Wednesday smashing to the street below. Several cars were damaged.

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Bricks fell from an old commercial building in New York Wednesday smashing to the street below. Several cars were damaged.

A scary situation unfolded in Port Morris, New York, in the Bronx Wednesday as bricks toppled off a building, smashing into cars on the street below.

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The bricks fell from a commercial building at 140 th Street near Walnut Ave., according to WPIX-TV, a New York Fire Department spokesman.

The bricks damaged at least four cars, but luckily no one was in them at the time.

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Building inspectors were called to the scene to investigate.

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