Building collapses in North Philadelphia
NORTH PHILADELPHIA - August 28, 2011 (WPVI) -- Numerous rescuers are on the scene of a building collapse in North Philadelphia.
Police and firefighters were called to the 2600 block of North 11th Street around 1:00 a.m. when an apartment on top of a Chinese restaurant collapsed.
There were reports of several people who are trapped inside and some firefighters reported that a woman was yelling for help on top of the building.
Rescuers gave the "all clear" a few hours later with no reports of any injuries.
There was no immediate word on how this building collapsed.
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