Updated 5:20 p.m.
A row house collapsed Monday afternoon in downtown Baltimore, trapping one person inside, according to the Baltimore City Fire Department. The collapse happened just steps from Camden Yards in the 500 block of S. Paca St.
According to WJZ-TV, the second story of the home collapsed around 12:30 p.m., trapping the man in debris up to his chest. The man is reportedly conscious and alert.
As a result of the incident, officials closed off S. Paca St., Washington Blvd. and Russell St. in the downtown area.
Update (5:20 p.m.) The man was rescued from the building, according to Baltimore City fire officials. He was taken to a local hospital for further treatment.
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