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2012-02-18 Barclays Arena contractor blocks bus stop by dropping trailer & leaving it behind creates potential serious tragedy

Location: 
Bus stop @ SE corner of Atlantic Ave & 6th Ave
When: 
February 18, 2012 - 3:57pm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JxM89fGFB5s
2012-02-18 Barclays Arena contractor blocks bus stop by dropping trailer on a public street & leaving it & not using the official staging area on Pacific St between Vanderbilt Ave & Carlton Ave most of Saturday afternoon.
00:12 woman with balloons & small child in red coat crosses Atlantic Ave SB east side of 6th Ave to catch the bus
00:36 they must walk in-between the MTA bus & trailer
00:39 at the exact moment when the pedestrians are @ the pinch point the bus driver closes the door to leave BUT luckily the driver notices the woman & child & opens the door avoiding a potential serious tragedy.
 

Severity
The nature of the threat posed by the incident or impact.
People: 
Extended community
Frequency: 
Ongoing
Impact: 
Personal injury