Falling bricks cause roads to be partially closed in Birmingham

Birmingham Fire on the scene at the Liberty National building where bricks were reported to be falling off. This picture is courtesy of @BhamPolice's twitter account

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Birmingham police confirm they have the road along the 2000 block of 4th Avenue South partially closed due to bricks falling from the Liberty National Life building.

Officials from the Birmingham police and fire departments responded to the location just before 11 p.m. Friday and began blocking off the roads as the bricks were falling.

City inspectors were also on the scene. It has not yet been determined if the building poses a hazard. No one was injured.

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