All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘building collapse’

Buildings Collapse In India After Heavy Rain, Dozens Killed

The death toll in two separate building collapses in India¬†reached 27, authorities reported on Monday. More victims who are trapped under rubble are still being rescued. On Monday, authorities also reported that the death toll in the city of Chennai is up to 19. Rescuers had a difficult time during the rescue operations due to the heavy rains. According to …

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East Harlem Building Collapse: 2 Dead, Many Injured

At 9:31 am EST, New York City firefighters responded to an explosion and building collapse at 1644-46 Park Avenue in East Harlem. Thus far, two people been reported dead, with at least 16 more suffering from injuries. Prior to the explosion, Con Edison, a New York City utility service, had received a call from a resident at 1652 Park Avenue …

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