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Parking Garage Collapses in Los Angeles

No injuries are reported after part of a parking garage under construction in downtown Los Angeles collapsed Friday. Fortunately no one was trapped beneath the debris, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department. “Fortunately we have heard that all workers have been accounted for,” said Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman Erik Scott. The cause of the collapse — contained to …

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Parking Garage Collapses During Concrete Pour

A parking garage being constructed at Metro Division 13 partially collapsed in downtown L.A. this morning, but no one was injured. The garage has been under construction since late 2012 and will serve 200 city buses when it is completed, but construction has been halted until a complete investigation can be done. Officials say an employee who was overseeing a …

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Parking Deck Collapses At Mall, Kills 1

A parking structure that was closed to the public collapsed today, killing one man and trapping another for hours. The deck was outside a Macy’s store in Bethesda, Maryland; the victim was a construction worker. The injured man was reportedly conscious and alert when he was freed. That area of the mall is said to be under major construction as …

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