Astrotower to be removed from Coney Island due to safety concerns
“We’ve come to the conclusion that the most expedient way and the fastest way to get the park up and running and be safe for all New Yorkers is to remove part of the tower immediately,” Department of Buildings Commissioner Robert LiMandri said.
Crews began tearing down the tower around 2 a.m. on the 4th of July
Check out the video above of the tower swaying for yourself.
Read more over at CBS New York