Construction Accidents

(The construction fence around the future Hotel Monaco is covered by advertising banners.  Photo by John McDevitt)

High Winds Blow Over Construction Fence In Old City; Woman, Baby Unhurt

This windy Friday created some scary moments for a woman pushing her baby in a carriage in this morning near Independence Hall.


(The Lafayette Building, being renovated at 5th and Chestnut Streets in Old City.  Credit: Ed Fischer)

3 Workers Injured At Independence Mall Construction Site

Emergency dispatchers say the accident happened at a construction site at 5th and Chestnut Streets just after 1 PM.