17-Year-Old Bronx Boy Survives Six-Story Elevator Plunge

March 30, 2012 12:00 AM

17-Year-Old Bronx Boy Survives Six-Story Elevator Plunge
" NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A 17-year-old Bronx boy miraculously survived after the elevator he was riding in plunged six stories Thursday night.

The accident happened around 9 p.m. in a building on Woodycrest Avenue in the Highbridge section of the borough.

1010 WINS’ Steve Sandberg with Kenneth Lacen

Kenneth Lacen was heading home after visiting his friend’s apartment when he said the elevator plummeted from the fifth floor to the basement.

“I just heard the thing pop and it just went down,” Kenneth Lacen said "

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