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

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.

Wednesday, Jul 31, 2013 at 10:10 PM EDT

Levin on Building Collapse: 'Accident Waiting to Happen'

Levin on Building Collapse: 'Accident Waiting to Happen'

Bennett Levin is a former L&I Commissioner and he plans to speak during the city council hearing on Thursday on the current state of the Licenses and Inspections Department. NBC10's George Spencer reports.

Friday, Jul 26, 2013 at 10:49 AM EDT

Wife: Backhoe Operator is ‘Scapegoat’

Wife: Backhoe Operator is ‘Scapegoat’

The wife of a demolition subcontractor jailed on charges he caused a June 5 building collapse that killed six people in Philadelphia says her husband is a “scapegoat.”

Friday, Jul 26, 2013 at 06:44 AM EDT

City Releases Documents on Building Collapse

City Releases Documents on Building Collapse

New details have emerged after city documents were finally released after NBC10 filed several "right to know" requests. NBC10's Harry Hairston reports that documents show there were health hazards before...

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.