Vacant West Loop Building Torn Down After Partial Collapse; City Says Unpermitted Work Was BeingDemolition crews tore the building apart brick by brick Friday, a day after a partial collapse left a wall leaning against an apartment complex.
Building Collapses In West Loop; City Says Owner Was Conducting Rehab Without PermitA building collapsed Thursday in the West Loop, and the city’s Department of Buildings said its owner was conducting a rehab project without plans or permits.
Couple With Chicago Ties Now Among 12 Confirmed Dead In Surfside, Florida Condo Building CollapseThe death toll in the condo building collapse in Surfside, Florida has now risen to 12 – and that figure now includes a couple with Chicago ties.
University Of Chicago Student Among Those Missing In South Florida Condo Building CollapseA University of Chicago student and his girlfriend are among those missing after a deadly condo building collapse in South Florida.
At Least 1 Dead, 9 Hurt In Partial Condo Building Collapse Near Miami Beach; Video Shows Boy Pulled From RubbleAt least one person was killed and at least nine people were taken to the hospital after a condo in Surfside partially collapsed overnight.
Vacant Storage Building In South Holland Collapses Under Heavy SnowSouth Holland Deputy Fire Chief Bryant Krizik said part of a vacant storage building near 166th and State collapsed sometime on Wednesday, although it wasn't clear exactly when it happened.
Building Partially Collapses Into Alley In Armour SquareA building partially collapsed in the Armour Square neighborhood Monday afternoon.
Englewood Building CollapsesA building in Chicago's Englewood neighborhood collapsed Sunday morning, the Chicago Fire Department reported.
Snow Blamed For Roof Collapse At Auburn Gresham Neighborhood BuildingThe snow was blamed for a roof collapse on Sunday at an abandoned building in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood.
Red Cross Helping 27 Residents After Apartment Building Wall Collapses In Franklin ParkThe American Red Cross of Greater Chicago was helping multiple families Wednesday after an entire wall of bricks collapsed to the ground at an apartment building in Franklin Park.
Home Under Construction Partially Collapses Onto Building Next Door In Wicker ParkA home that was under construction partially collapsed onto the building next door in Wicker Park Tuesday evening.
One Person Rescued In Lakeview Building CollapseOne person was trapped when his legs were pinned in the collapse on the 3200 block of North Wilton Avenue.
One Injured In Partial Building Collapse In West Garfield ParkThe front wall, and parts of the top two floors of a three-story building collapsed Thursday morning at the corner of 5th Avenue and Pulaski Road.
Water Treatment Plant Explosion Caused By Blowtorch That Ignited MethaneCrews using a blowtorch in a building that had filled with methane gas set off an explosion at a Far South Side water treatment plant on Thursday, bringing the roof down, trapping two workers and injuring a total of 10, according to Fire Department officials.
Ten Workers Injured In Explosion At Far South Side Water Plant; Two Trapped Workers RescuedThree people were trapped after an explosion and collapse at a water treatment facility on the Far South Side.