Collapse on June 5, 2013 in Center City Philadelphia killed 6 and injured 13 people

Friday, Oct 9, 2015 at 06:51 AM EDT

'I Should've Walked Away': Building Collapse Contractor

'I Should've Walked Away': Building Collapse Contractor

A demolition subcontractor says he warned the contractor on trial for a fatal building collapse in Philadelphia that a towering brick wall was dangerous.

Monday, Oct 5, 2015 at 08:09 PM EDT

Contractor on Trial for Building Collapse Deaths

Contractor on Trial for Building Collapse Deaths

A demolition contractor charged with murder after a building collapse killed six people inside a thrift store is set to go on trial in Philadelphia.

Wednesday, Sep 30, 2015 at 11:23 PM EDT

Contractor Fights Charges at Building Collapse Trial

Contractor Fights Charges at Building Collapse Trial

A demolition contractor charged with murder after a building collapse killed six people inside a thrift store is set to go on trial in Philadelphia after refusing to plead to involuntary manslaughter.

Wednesday, Sep 30, 2015 at 05:04 AM EDT

Jury Takes Shape in Deadly Center City Collapse Trial

Jury Takes Shape in Deadly Center City Collapse Trial

A demolition contractor charged with murder after a building collapse killed six people inside a thrift store is set to go on trial in Philadelphia.

Thursday, Aug 13, 2015 at 06:19 PM EDT

Deadly Collapse Contractor Has Another Former Job Fall Down

Deadly Collapse Contractor Has Another Former Job Fall Down

A building collapsed overnight along a tiny Center City Philadelphia street. It was once contracted to one of the men charged in the June 2013 deadly collapse of a building onto a Center City thrift store.

Saturday, Jul 25, 2015 at 10:00 PM EDT

Judge: Building Collapse Trial to Focus on Contractor

Judge: Building Collapse Trial to Focus on Contractor

A judge has told a defense attorney for a demolition contractor facing charges in a deadly Philadelphia building collapse that the trial will not be about others such as the city or its officials.

What Happened
Six people died and 13 were injured six months ago, on Wednesday, June 5 when a four-story building under demolition at 2136 Market Street in Center City Philadelphia came down on top of a two-story building, which housed a Salvation Army Thrift Store.