New Orleans hotel under construction suffers partial collapse
Posted by Associated Press on 12th October 2019
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A hotel under construction in New Orleans collapsed Saturday, sending construction workers running from the site.The Associated Press reports that the upper floors of the Hard Rock Hotel, which was scheduled to open in spring 2020, caved in Saturday morning.Viewer video tweeted by WWL-TV in New Orleans shows the structure falling into a street. INCREDIBLE VIDEO: Viewer video from Michael Dalle captures the moment the construction site for the Hard Rock Hotel collapsed on Canal Street Saturday morning. No injuries reported. Stay with WWL-TV for more. pic.twitter.com/AxkbniBrZI— WWL-TV (@WWLTV) October 12, 2019 The New Orleans Fire Department tweeted several photos from the scene.More on this as it develops.