BOSTON (WHDH) - Boston firefighters rescued a woman who was injured when she fell 10 feet underground when the threshold of a building collapsed on Friday.

Crews responding to the collapse in the area of 428 Blue Hill Ave. extricated the person from the hollow sidewalk leading into the building. She was transported to the hospital with what were considered non-life-threatening injuries.

The area has been blocked off to prevent anyone else from falling in.

No additional information was immediately available.

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