Dramatic Video Captures New Orleans Hard Rock Hotel Collapse, Ensuing Chaos
Part of an outer wall in the construction of a Hard Rock Hotel came crashing down as horrified passengers on a New Orleans, Louisiana, trolley watched, Saturday, October 12.
Amateur video captured the building’s partial collapse and the ensuing confusion outside of the hotel. Trapped and injured construction workers could be heard crying out for help as rescue teams navigated smoke and dust to locate them.
One person was killed and at least 18 were injured after the Hard Rock Hotel in New Orleans collapsed, authorities said. (Reuters)