Wall of El Reno Building Collapses During Construction

Tuesday, July 14th 2009, 2:41 pm
By: News 9


EL RENO, Oklahoma -- The front all of a building in El Reno collapsed Tuesday afternoon.

Construction workers were re-bricking the wall of the old building when it collapsed. Workers are unsure what caused the front wall to come down.

El Reno police Lt. Gillock said there were three minor injuries to the legs and hands fo some of the contruction workers. The injuries were non-life threatening. They were taken to Parkview Hospital.

The building, located at 205 S Rock Island, was part of the beautification program in El Reno for older buildings in the area.