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1910 - BUILDING COLLAPSES; ONE KILLED. BAD ACCIDENT AT NEW ORLEANS - FIVE ARE INJURED.



(By United Press Leased Wire)
New Orleans, April 14. - An unidentified boy, 12 years old, was killed today and five persons were injured in the collapse of a building at the corner of Rampart and Canal Streets. The accident occurred shortly before noon.

It was at first reported that the building in which the Shriners were meeting had collapsed.

The street was filled with persons at the time of the accident and some of the injured were in the streets.
The injured:
MRS. T. S. PARRETTI, St. Joseph, Mo.
JOSEPH PARRETTI, St. Joseph, Mo.
I. ROWDNER, St. Joseph, Mo.
C. BENNETT, Cleveland, O.
JOSEPH LAKAMETTE, New Orleans.

What caused the accident has not yet been determined. As soon as the building collapsed, police were rushed to the scene and with firemen, began a search of the debris. It is believed that all the injured have been removed.
 

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