McGuire Building. Belltown, Seattle, WA. Sept 15 WORKER KILLED.
Pt 1 of the Strange Story of a 10 year old Seattle Residential Highrise Building fraught with dangerous construction defects that are too costly to repair. So costly, that is, that it must be vacated and torn down. Repairs are just not economically feasible.
Worker Killed in Demolition Accident.
Coming in Part 2 are more details of the demolition, an accidental fire up top and the tragic death of one of the demolition workers in a fall from a high floor to a lower one.
Video and commentary by Carole Anne (Babers201). Editing by paulgrem.
KIRO7 TV News coverage of the McGuire Building accident with interview of Carole Anne.
Article explaining the construction defects necessitating the demolition: