The freight elevator shall be dropped off with 25 individuals in Sundown Park in Brooklyn

SUNSET PARK, Brooklyn (WABC) – A freight elevator partially collapsed Monday morning carrying about 25 people.

The incident was reported shortly after 10 a.m. in a building on 34th Street

The elevator fell halfway before the emergency brakes hit.

One person suffered a minor back injury.

The Department of Buildings said the preliminary investigation revealed that the freight elevator was carrying 25 people and a large amount of IT equipment when it fell from the first floor to the basement.

The investigation of the DOB has not yet been completed.

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