New York Fire Department: Workers stuck on 45th floor

A tweet from the New York City Fire Department says that the two workers are trapped on the 45th floor - one level short of the roof.

NBC New York reports that 60 fire officers are attending the scene.

Read: Two workers trapped atop skyscraper in New York

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Men saved from broken scaffold

Two workers stuck on a damaged piece of scaffolding 182 metres (597 feet) up near the top of the Hearst Tower in New York have been rescued.