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FDNY: girl falls down elevator shaft

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A girl fell down an elevator shaft in Manhattan Friday afternoon, authorities said.

It happened at 41 Crosby Street in SoHo at about 2:50 p.m., the FDNY said. The outer elevator door opened and the 12-year-old girl stepped in, falling about three stories into the subbasement, a fire official said.

First responders put her on a board and pulled her out.

Medics brought her to Bellevue Hospital Center in serious condition. She suffered a broken arm.

The elevator was apparently stuck on the fifth floor.

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