Oops! Buidling Fails To Fall By CBS News Sat, June 28, 2008


(See Video)

Oops! Buidling Fails To Fall

By CBS News

Published: Sat, June 28, 2008 - 1:15 pm

A building in the downtown Miami, Florida metro was imploded this morning (6/28).

However, the 12-story structure which developers hoped to demolish in a "clean shoot" did not come down as expected.

While the outside of the building crumpled, the interior section held fast.

Word from the scene is that the explosive package in the center did not detonate.

The developers who own the building want to clear the land for a new 15-story building that will be an office and residential complex.



Thanks for posting Betsy!


Isn't that what should have happened

to the Twin Towers, if they didn't use explosives?

That's exactly...

...what I thought the Twin Towers would've looed like, except just the top part of the building falling off!!