Stories tagged: building collapse
Mon., April 10, 2017, 9:07 p.m.
Building under construction collapses in Mexico City, killing six
Part of a building under construction collapsed in Mexico City on Monday, trapping workers underneath concrete slabs and leaving at least six people dead and nine injured, an official said.
UPDATED: Thu., March 16, 2017, 9:57 a.m.
Grain elevator collapses near Edwall, knocking out power to rural area west of Spokane
A grain elevator collapsed late Wednesday morning in Edwall causing a brief power surge and warping a section of BNSF Railway track.
Tue., Feb. 7, 2017, 8:55 a.m.
Snow crushes roof of building in remote artists’ community
The largest building in a rural central Idaho community has collapsed under the weight of snow.
Wed., Feb. 1, 2017, 11:22 a.m.
Building under construction collapses in India, killing 5
A six-story tannery building under construction in northern India collapsed on Wednesday, killing at least five workers, injuring 17 and possibly trapping up to 30 others. District administrator Kaushal Raj …
UPDATED: Thu., May 5, 2016, 11:49 a.m.
Survivors found 6 days after Kenyan building collapse
A Kenyan woman was rescued Thursday after being trapped for six days in the rubble of a collapsed building.
Tue., May 3, 2016, 11:55 a.m.
6-month-old rescued from collapsed building in Kenya
A nearly 6-month-old girl was rescued Tuesday from the rubble of a building that collapsed last week, raising hopes for more survivors in the disaster that has left 23 people …
Fri., Feb. 12, 2016, midnight
100 years ago in Spokane: 2 women injured when wall collapses
From our archives, 100 years ago Mrs. L. Berger, 36, and Mrs. Anna Bond, 37, were strolling on the sidewalk at Monroe Street and College Avenue when suddenly they heard …
UPDATED: Wed., June 5, 2013, 10:29 a.m.
Pa. building collapses, 12 injured, 2 trapped
PHILADELPHIA — A four-story building being demolished collapsed Wednesday on the edge of downtown, injuring 12 people and trapping two others, the fire commissioner said.
Mon., May 13, 2013, 7:13 a.m.
Bangladesh collapse search over; death toll 1,127
SAVAR, Bangladesh — Nearly three weeks after a Bangladesh garment-factory building collapsed, the search for the dead ended today at the site of the worst disaster in the history of …