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Rescue personnel search the scene of a building collapse in downtown Philadelphia. A four-story building being demolished collapsed Wednesday on the edge of downtown, killing at least six people and injuring 14, authorities said. (June 5, 2013) Photo Credit: AP

A four-story building being demolished collapsed Wednesday on the edge of downtown Philadelphia, killing at least six people and injuring 14 others, authorities said.

Philadelphia Fire Commissioner Lloyd Ayers addresses the media
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Philadelphia Fire Commissioner Lloyd Ayers addresses the media alongside Mayor Michael Nutter, left, at the scene of a building collapse in downtown Philadelphia. A four-story building being demolished collapsed Wednesday on the edge of downtown, injuring 12 people and trapping two others, the fire commissioner said. The toll was later revised to six dead and 14 injured. (June 5, 2013)

Rescue personnel evacuate an injured person from the
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Rescue personnel evacuate an injured person from the scene of a building collapse in downtown Philadelphia. A four-story building being demolished collapsed Wednesday on the edge of downtown, injuring 12 people and trapping two others, the fire commissioner said. The toll was later revised to six dead and 14 injured. (June 5, 2013)

Rescue personnel search the scene of a building
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Rescue personnel search the scene of a building collapse in downtown Philadelphia. A four-story building being demolished collapsed Wednesday on the edge of downtown, killing at least six people and injuring 14, authorities said. (June 5, 2013)

Rescue personnel search the scene of a building
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Rescue personnel search the scene of a building collapse in downtown Philadelphia. A four-story building being demolished collapsed Wednesday on the edge of downtown, killing at least six people and injuring 14, authorities said. (June 5, 2013)

Rescue personnel evacuate an injured person from the
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Rescue personnel evacuate an injured person from the scene of a building collapse in downtown Philadelphia. A four-story building being demolished collapsed Wednesday on the edge of downtown, killing at least six people and injuring 14, authorities said. (June 5, 2013)

Rescue personnel evacuate an injured person from the
Photo Credit: AP

Rescue personnel evacuate an injured person from the scene of a building collapse in downtown Philadelphia. A four-story building being demolished collapsed Wednesday on the edge of downtown, killing at least six people and injuring 14, authorities said. (June 5, 2013)

Rescue personnel work the scene of a building
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Rescue personnel work the scene of a building collapse in downtown Philadelphia. A four-story building being demolished collapsed Wednesday on the edge of downtown, killing at least six people and injuring 14, authorities said. (June 5, 2013)

Rescue personnel work at the scene of a
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Rescue personnel work at the scene of a building collapse in downtown Philadelphia. A four-story building being demolished collapsed Wednesday on the edge of downtown, killing at least six people and injuring 14, authorities said. (June 5, 2013)

In this photo provided by Jonathan Hudson, police
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In this photo provided by Jonathan Hudson, police keep onlookers behind yellow tape near a building collapse in downtown Philadelphia. A four-story building being demolished collapsed Wednesday on the edge of downtown, killing at least six people and injuring 14, authorities said. (June 5, 2013)

Emergency personnel respond to a building collapse in
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Emergency personnel respond to a building collapse in downtown Philadelphia. A four-story building being demolished collapsed Wednesday on the edge of downtown, killing at least six people and injuring 14, authorities said. (June 5, 2013)

Emergency personnel respond to a building collapse in
Photo Credit: AP

Emergency personnel respond to a building collapse in downtown Philadelphia. A four-story building being demolished collapsed Wednesday on the edge of downtown, killing at least six people and injuring 14, authorities said. (June 5, 2013)

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