New York City officials say four construction workers were hurt at a building being demolished near Grand Central Terminal when a crumbling interior wall fell and hit them.

A fire department spokesman says the men were all taken to Bellevue Hospital Center after the accident occurred about 10 a.m. Tuesday; they were in stable condition.

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Richard Wilde, the citywide coordinator for the Office of Emergency Management, says the Art Deco building on Madison Avenue is being gutted in preparation for total demolition. The building is a block west of the terminal. Wilde says the interior wall that fell was on the mezzanine level.

The building's owner, SL Green Realty Corp., says there was a licensed site safety manager at the building. The cause of the collapse is under investigation.