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Dangling debris forces Union Square-area street closures

San Francisco Police on Thursday night barricaded a 1½ block strip beneath the Hilton Hotel in Union Square while crews worked to remove a piece of debris dangling from the roof. Confused passerby snapped photos of the empty stretch of O’Farrell Street, which was blocked by two police cars at Jones Street to the west, and caution tape that formed a wide perimeter around the hotel.
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