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#Collapse

# collapse - Monday 9 May, 2016

Major traffic disruption in Galway after collapse of road drain in city centre
# Sinkhole
# Sinkhole

Major traffic disruption in Galway after collapse of road drain in city centre

May 9th 2016, 1:58 PM 25,454 Views 13 Comments

Three streets have been closed in the city following the collapse.

# collapse - Friday 1 April, 2016

No more survivors in flyover collapse that killed at least 25 people
# India
# India

No more survivors in flyover collapse that killed at least 25 people

Apr 1st 2016, 10:20 PM 26,950 Views 13 Comments

Five construction company employees have been arrested.

# collapse - Thursday 31 March, 2016

At least 20 dead as bridge collapses on crowds in India
# Trapped
# Trapped

At least 20 dead as bridge collapses on crowds in India

Mar 31st 2016, 8:55 PM 20,509 Views 16 Comments

Army troops joined efforts to rescue those trapped inside vehicles that lay under massive concrete blocks and metal debris.

# collapse - Monday 15 February, 2016

Murder investigation after death in refugee centre brawl
# Sweden
# Sweden

Murder investigation after death in refugee centre brawl

Feb 15th 2016, 6:00 AM 14,559 Views 59 Comments

This comes less than a month after a 22-year-old female employee of a refugee centre was stabbed to death by an asylum seeker.

# collapse - Friday 5 February, 2016

WATCH: Enormous crane collapses onto a Manhattan street
# New York
# New York

WATCH: Enormous crane collapses onto a Manhattan street

Feb 5th 2016, 11:18 PM 109,125 Views 45 Comments

The crane collapsed in the Tribeca area of lower Manhattan island. At least one person is reported to have died.

# collapse - Friday 29 January, 2016

Miners trapped underground since Christmas Day rescued alive
# China
# China

Miners trapped underground since Christmas Day rescued alive

Jan 29th 2016, 9:36 PM 13,522 Views 18 Comments

They were among 29 trapped in the Chinese mine.

# collapse - Monday 9 November, 2015

Restaurant car park opens up to swallow 12 cars
# Where's My Car?
# Where's My Car?

Restaurant car park opens up to swallow 12 cars

Nov 9th 2015, 8:00 AM 36,723 Views 32 Comments

There were no reports of any injuries.

# collapse - Friday 11 September, 2015

The last remaining 9/11 rescue dog just celebrated her 16th birthday in style
# Good Girl
# Good Girl

The last remaining 9/11 rescue dog just celebrated her 16th birthday in style

Sep 11th 2015, 6:05 AM 20,599 Views 36 Comments

Bretagne the golden retriever was a key figure of the search through the rubble in the aftermath of the World Trade Centre collapse.

# collapse - Monday 31 August, 2015

John Daly back on the course a day after falling unconscious on 18th tee
# Health Scare
From The42
# Health Scare

John Daly back on the course a day after falling unconscious on 18th tee

Aug 31st 2015, 6:52 PM 3,974 Views 1 Comment

“I was having a great time and then suddenly… boom! I’m falling down.”

# collapse - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Fabregas' girlfriend and 6 others being blamed for the collapse of Pedro's transfer to United
# Fallout
From The42
# Fallout

Fabregas' girlfriend and 6 others being blamed for the collapse of Pedro's transfer to United

Aug 20th 2015, 5:21 PM 19,304 Views 30 Comments

The Spanish star had originally been expected to complete a move to Old Trafford.

# collapse - Thursday 18 June, 2015

Collapsed balcony that killed six was 'meant for decoration' claims former city official
# Berkeley
# Berkeley

Collapsed balcony that killed six was 'meant for decoration' claims former city official

Jun 18th 2015, 7:51 AM 39,224 Views 50 Comments

The mayor of the city said the wood supporting the balcony was likely rotted.

# collapse - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

Berkeley Mayor says fatal balcony collapse was 'more than likely' caused by water damage
# Balcony Collapse
# Balcony Collapse

Berkeley Mayor says fatal balcony collapse was 'more than likely' caused by water damage

Jun 17th 2015, 11:01 PM 115,327 Views 83 Comments

Investigators believe the wood was not sealed properly at the time of construction.

# collapse - Saturday 25 April, 2015

Stage collapses under students just as singer hits 'Don't Stop Believing' high note
# Journey
# Journey

Stage collapses under students just as singer hits 'Don't Stop Believing' high note

Apr 25th 2015, 12:18 PM 26,256 Views 23 Comments

16 students sustained minor injuries in the fall.

# collapse - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

One year since collapse, Setanta Insurance customers "haven't seen a cent"
# Not One Red Cent
# Not One Red Cent

One year since collapse, Setanta Insurance customers "haven't seen a cent"

Apr 7th 2015, 6:00 AM 10,727 Views 9 Comments

Over 1,700 people are out of pocket.

# collapse - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

New York building partially collapses on Manhattan’s west side
# NYPD
# NYPD

New York building partially collapses on Manhattan’s west side

Feb 25th 2015, 8:36 PM 39,081 Views 26 Comments

One person is reported to be injured.

# collapse - Thursday 8 January, 2015

A twenty-five metre wind turbine blade has fallen to the ground
# No Injuries
# No Injuries

A twenty-five metre wind turbine blade has fallen to the ground

Jan 8th 2015, 11:29 AM 21,573 Views 43 Comments

The incident occurred at the Tursliagh wind farm near Tralee, Co Kerry.

# collapse - Monday 1 September, 2014

Child (8) killed in explosion at Paris building as death toll rises to six people
# Search
# Search

Child (8) killed in explosion at Paris building as death toll rises to six people

Sep 1st 2014, 7:25 AM 19,186 Views 8 Comments

The four-storey building is now the site of a search-and-rescue operation.

# collapse - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Former All-Star Kevin McCloy 'stable' after collapsing during a club game
# Update
From The42
# Update

Former All-Star Kevin McCloy 'stable' after collapsing during a club game

Aug 14th 2014, 1:22 PM 4,992 Views 2 Comments

The dual star was playing for Lavey in the Derry club championship last night.

# collapse - Sunday 20 July, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: Scotland in December
# Reel Stories
From The42
# Reel Stories

Sports Film of the Week: Scotland in December

Jul 20th 2014, 8:30 PM 5,323 Views 2 Comments

The sorry story of French golfer Jean Van de Velde after the 1999 Open Championship.

# collapse - Sunday 29 June, 2014

Arrests made after India factory collapses, killing 11 and trapping dozens
# Search
# Search

Arrests made after India factory collapses, killing 11 and trapping dozens

Jun 29th 2014, 11:18 AM 5,407 Views 5 Comments

Eleven people died in a separate collapse in the north the country.

# collapse - Monday 9 June, 2014

Love Locks caused a Paris bridge rail to collapse... but why are they there?
# Too Much Love
From The Daily Edge
# Too Much Love

Love Locks caused a Paris bridge rail to collapse... but why are they there?

Jun 9th 2014, 6:00 PM 32,791 Views 26 Comments

A section of the The Pont des Arts railing couldn’t stand the weight.

# collapse - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Death toll in Turkish mine collapse rises to 157
# Turkey
# Turkey

Death toll in Turkish mine collapse rises to 157

May 13th 2014, 7:01 PM 5,574 Views 2 Comments

Five men were rescued, fire officials said, but added that thick smoke was making progress difficult.

# collapse - Thursday 1 May, 2014

More than 100 injured in Florida jail explosion
# Gas Explosion
# Gas Explosion

More than 100 injured in Florida jail explosion

May 1st 2014, 10:18 AM 6,900 Views 0 Comments

The injured were brought to hospital and the uninjured were brought to nearby jails.

# collapse - Thursday 24 April, 2014

"Pay up!" ... Clothing companies under pressure over compensation for Rana Plaza victims
# One Year On
# One Year On

"Pay up!" ... Clothing companies under pressure over compensation for Rana Plaza victims

Apr 24th 2014, 6:45 AM 7,520 Views 7 Comments

Nearly 1,150 people died in the Bangladesh factory collapse one year ago today. Many international retailers still aren’t contributing to the victim fund, according to Human Rights Watch.

# collapse - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

One year on, Rana Plaza survivors can't return to work
# Rana Plaza
# Rana Plaza

One year on, Rana Plaza survivors can't return to work

Apr 23rd 2014, 7:45 AM 7,405 Views 2 Comments

Victims of the building collapse have so far received $1,000 in average compensation, says a charity.

# collapse - Saturday 29 March, 2014

Spectacular European collapse sees Asia share the Inaugural EurAsia Cup
# Fightback
From The42
# Fightback

Spectacular European collapse sees Asia share the Inaugural EurAsia Cup

Mar 29th 2014, 9:26 AM 2,242 Views 0 Comments

Team Europe had led 5-0 after day one.

# collapse - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

Primark to pay €7m compensation to workers over Bangladesh building collapse
# Rana Plaza
# Rana Plaza

Primark to pay €7m compensation to workers over Bangladesh building collapse

Mar 18th 2014, 8:32 AM 9,048 Views 39 Comments

The company has already distributed $2m to workers and their families.

# collapse - Monday 17 March, 2014

Mo Farah plays down health concerns after collapsing at New York City Half Marathon
# Scare
From The42
# Scare

Mo Farah plays down health concerns after collapsing at New York City Half Marathon

Mar 17th 2014, 10:14 AM 6,883 Views 5 Comments

The Somali-born star left the venue in a wheelchair following the incident.

# collapse - Friday 14 March, 2014

Eight people now confirmed dead in New York building explosion
# Collapse
# Collapse

Eight people now confirmed dead in New York building explosion

Mar 14th 2014, 10:59 AM 6,912 Views 2 Comments

A number of people remain missing after two buildings in Harlem were destroyed in a gas explosion.

# collapse - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Fifth person dies after Manhattan building collapse
# Explosion
# Explosion

Fifth person dies after Manhattan building collapse

Mar 13th 2014, 9:03 AM 8,274 Views 0 Comments

The death toll is expected to rise as the search goes on through the rubble of the two buildings.

# collapse - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

Two killed, 18 injured in New York gas explosion and building collapse
# New York
# New York

Two killed, 18 injured in New York gas explosion and building collapse

Mar 12th 2014, 2:36 PM 27,451 Views 16 Comments

The cause of the blast is still unclear but locals said it was so powerful it knocked groceries off the shelves of nearby stores.

# collapse - Monday 17 February, 2014

10 dead, dozens trapped in South Korea building collapse
# Collapse
# Collapse

10 dead, dozens trapped in South Korea building collapse

Feb 17th 2014, 8:37 PM 7,939 Views 3 Comments

Up to 450 students were believed to have been at a concert in the building when the roof collapsed.

# collapse - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

Donegal councillors have to agree a budget next Monday - or they'll be removed
# Dissolution Threat
# Dissolution Threat

Donegal councillors have to agree a budget next Monday - or they'll be removed

Jan 8th 2014, 3:24 PM 9,078 Views 46 Comments

And Phil ‘Big Phil’ Hogan will be doing the removal…

# collapse - Friday 20 December, 2013

Investigation begins into cause of ceiling collapse at theatre
# Apollo Theatre
# Apollo Theatre

Investigation begins into cause of ceiling collapse at theatre

Dec 20th 2013, 7:30 AM 9,703 Views 12 Comments

The author of the book on which the play at the theatre was based has said he is sorry “that so many people went through such a terrifying experience”.

# collapse - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

The 5 at 5: Wednesday
# 5 At 5
# 5 At 5

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

Dec 18th 2013, 4:54 PM 6,247 Views 6 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# collapse - Sunday 24 November, 2013

Security concerns delay search of Riga store wreckage
# Latvia
# Latvia

Security concerns delay search of Riga store wreckage

Nov 24th 2013, 11:26 AM 4,882 Views 2 Comments

A survey was carried out to establish how safe the building is. Seven people remain unaccounted for.

# collapse - Saturday 23 November, 2013

Latvia probes store disaster as hopes dim of finding survivors
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Latvia probes store disaster as hopes dim of finding survivors

Nov 23rd 2013, 1:04 PM 5,899 Views 2 Comments

Rescuers have been combing the ruins of the Riga supermarket for bodies.

# collapse - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

Up to 50 workers trapped in South African building collapse
# South Africa
# South Africa

Up to 50 workers trapped in South African building collapse

Nov 19th 2013, 5:52 PM 5,441 Views 6 Comments

At least one person has been killed after the roof of an under-construction mall collapsed near Durban

# collapse - Friday 1 November, 2013

Dustin Johnson leads the way as McIlroy falters late on
# Collapse
From The42
# Collapse

Dustin Johnson leads the way as McIlroy falters late on

Nov 1st 2013, 10:37 AM 1,630 Views 0 Comments

The Northern Irishman threw away three shots late on.

# collapse - Monday 28 October, 2013

Man collapses and remains in serious condition in hospital after Dublin marathon
# Marathon
# Marathon

Man collapses and remains in serious condition in hospital after Dublin marathon

Oct 28th 2013, 6:32 PM 36,766 Views 50 Comments

The man in his late twenties collapsed as he crossed the finish line and was treated before being rushed to hospital.