Philadelphia Building Collapse - NBC 10 Philadelphia

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

Thursday, Oct 20, 2016

Attorney: Owner of Collapsed Market Street Building Had No Connection to Catastrophe

Attorney: Owner of Collapsed Market Street Building Had No Connection to Catastrophe

Richard Basciano, owner of the "Hoagie City" building that collapsed during demolition in June 2013 and left seven dead and 12 injured had no connection to the catastrophe his attorney told jurors.

Wednesday, Jan 6, 2016

Building Collapse Victim’s Wife Struggles to Keep Home

Building Collapse Victim’s Wife Struggles to Keep Home

Two and a half years after her husband died in the Market Street building collapse, Maggie Davis is so broke she could lose their home.

Tuesday, Jul 21, 2015

Plea Deal in Deadly Center City Collapse

Plea Deal in Deadly Center City Collapse

The excavator operator accused of being under the influence of drugs the day of the June 2013 deadly building collapse on Market Street in Center City pleaded guilty Tuesday to charges including involuntary...

Tuesday, Jul 21, 2015

Excavator Operator To Plead Guilty in Deadly Building Collapse

Excavator Operator To Plead Guilty in Deadly Building Collapse

The excavator operator accused of being under the influence of drugs the day of the June 2013 deadly building collapse on Market Street in Center City is expected to plead guilty Tuesday to charges including...

Thursday, Oct 16, 2014

Judge: Salvation Army Execs Can't Plead 5th in Building Collapse Suit

Judge: Salvation Army Execs Can't Plead 5th in Building Collapse Suit

Five Salvation Army executives will be forced to sit for depositions after a judge denied Wednesday their call to plead the Fifth in a civil suit over the June 2013 building collapse in Philadelphia that killed...

Friday, Jun 7, 2013

1st Philly Building Collapse Lawsuit Filed

1st Philly Building Collapse Lawsuit Filed

Nadine White was at work inside the Salvation Army thrift store in Philadelphia on Wednesday when the four-story building next door came crashing down on top of her and everyone else inside. Six people died, and

Thursday, Jun 6, 2013

Were There Hints About Deadly Collapse?

Were There Hints About Deadly Collapse?

For weeks, people working nearby had watched with growing concern as a demolition crew took down a vacant four-story building next to a thrift store at the edge of downtown Philadelphia.

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.