April 27, 2014 | 7:44 pm
The guards helped block off streets and directed the groups of people away from danger. But even with their constant efforts to help out, some of the guards say this is the worst damage they've ever seen.
One guard commented that there were "a lot of gawkers." "There's been a lot of damage," he said, adding that people were trying to find and assess the destruction.
A guard reported that a group of guards even had to block off one particular area because of possible looting.