House collapses in Mantua

<div class="meta image-caption"><div class="origin-logo origin-image none"><span>none</span></div><span class="caption-text">10.19.2009 - Chopper 6 flew over the collapsed house in Philadelphia&#39;s Mantua section around 11:30 a.m.</span></div>
October 19, 2009 12:34:59 PM PDT
Authorities are on the scene of a house collapse in the Mantua section of Philadelphia.

PHOTOS: House collapse in Mantua

The collapse happened at a home along the 3900 block of Fairmount Avenue.

One person was trapped on the third floor of the 3-story dwelling. Crews had a difficult time getting to the trapped person, however they were able to make the rescue with no injuries.

No one was transported to the hospital.

L&I is on the scene investigating.


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