🇬🇧

Hard Rock cranes come crashing down in controlled explosion

Credit: Reuters Studio
Published on October 20, 2019 - Duration: 00:29s

Hard Rock cranes come crashing down in controlled explosion

New Orleans demolition crews on Sunday used controlled explosions to take down two damaged construction cranes at the site of the Hard Rock Hotel in New Orleans that partially collapsed last week, killing workers.

Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

Advertisement

Hard Rock cranes come crashing down in controlled explosion

Neighborhoods around the area were evacuated ahead of the demolition.

The Hard Rock Hotel construction project partially collapsed last week, killing three workers.

The project is at the edge of the city's French Quarter and authorities hoped to demolish the cranes without damaging historic buildings, officials told reporters.

You are here

Recent related videos from verified sources

Halsey may be 'Bad at Love,' but she's damn good at looking sexy 00:55
Credit: Page Six - Published 1 day ago 

Demolition starts on Hard Rock Cafe, rebranded casino coming in 2020 02:23
Credit: KTNV Channel 13 Las Vegas - Published 2 days ago 

You might like