Workers Injured as Wall and Roof Collapse In Edison

November 8, 2023

EDISON, NJ (MIDDLESEX)–Late yesterday afternoon November 7, 2023, emergency personnel responded to the 300 Block of Mill Road for a building collapse. Upon arrival of first responders they found that a dividing structural wall and roof that collapsed at a warehouse with several workers reporting injuries. Edison firefighters called second alarm bringing several mutual aid departments and Urban Search And Rescue companies to the scene.

Police say that a shelf that came off a load bearing wall. The shelf caused the wall to fall and the debris came down on 62 workers. One worker was hospitalzed.

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