NEW YORK (AP) New York’s largest hospital says it is on lock down after a man was discovered dead in his nursing home.
The Empire State Building was evacuated Wednesday morning after emergency workers found a man unconscious in a hallway.
The man’s name was not immediately released, but he was pronounced dead at a hospital.
A spokeswoman for New York Medical Center said the man’s condition is not considered life-threatening.
A spokeswoman for the hospital says the cause of death is unknown.
The Associated Press has not confirmed the identity of the man.
The nursing home where the man was staying is not part of New York state’s nursing home system.
The state Department of Health says the state is monitoring the situation.