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

Tuesday, Sep 17, 2013 at 05:32 PM EDT

Backhoe Operator Attorney Expects 'Vindication' Soon

Backhoe Operator Attorney Expects 'Vindication' Soon

Sean Benschop remains held in prison on $1.6 million bail for his alleged role in the deadly Center City building collapse

Friday, Sep 13, 2013 at 06:34 PM EDT

2nd Suit Planned in Center City Building Collapse

2nd Suit Planned in Center City Building Collapse

Relatives of a mother of eight who was killed in a deadly building demolition while shopping for clothes in a Philadelphia thrift store are bringing the second wrongful death suit in the collapse that claimed...

Monday, Sep 9, 2013 at 07:15 PM EDT

Attorneys Allowed to Get Building Collapse Documents

Attorneys Allowed to Get Building Collapse Documents

Over three months since a building collapsed in Center City, killing six people, lawyers for the victims pleaded with a judge to get their hands on critical documents which they say will reveal what happened and...

Saturday, Sep 7, 2013 at 06:16 AM EDT

Family Members Want Memorial at Building Collapse Site

Family Members Want Memorial at Building Collapse Site

More than 1,500 people have already signed on to show their support for the creation of a memorial park at the site of a Center City building collapse.

Tuesday, Sep 3, 2013 at 02:19 PM EDT

1st Wrongful Death Suit Filed in Building Collapse

1st Wrongful Death Suit Filed in Building Collapse

Filed on behalf of 24-year-old Mary Lea Simpson, the suit says the woman suffocated to death under the rubble.

Wednesday, Aug 28, 2013 at 08:01 AM EDT

911 Calls Obtained in Center City Building Collapse

911 Calls Obtained in Center City Building Collapse

Callers describe moments after four-story building crushes Salvation Army Thrift Store filled with shoppers and employees.

Tuesday, Aug 20, 2013 at 09:08 PM EDT

Woman Who Lost Legs in Building Collapse Files Lawsuit

Woman Who Lost Legs in Building Collapse Files Lawsuit

The last woman pulled out of the Market Street building collapse is now the latest victim in the accident to file a lawsuit.

Thursday, Aug 15, 2013 at 03:28 PM EDT

Salvation Army to be Named a Defendant in Center City Building Collapse Lawsuit

Salvation Army to be Named  a Defendant in Center City Building Collapse Lawsuit

The Salvation Army will become the latest defendant in litigation over a deadly Philadelphia building collapse. The last of five special hearings looking into the collapse will be held today at City Hall.

Friday, Sep 6, 2013 at 03:53 PM EDT

Petition for Memorial at Collapse Site

Sunday, Aug 4, 2013 at 04:25 PM EDT

Former L&I Commissioner: Stop The Corruption

Former L&I Commissioner: Stop The Corruption

Former L&I Commissioner tells Council members investigating the deadly Center City building collapse that the system is flawed and corrupt.

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.