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Philadelphia collapse survivor: 'I started running for my life'
Philadelphia collapse survivor: 'I started running for my life'

On the day officials announced they would assemble a grand jury to investigate a building collapse in Philadelphia, one survivor recalled the disaster that killed six people. Felicia Hill, a mother of seven, was working in the Salvation Army thrift store downtown Wednesday when a four-story building being demolished next door collapsed into the store. “I felt this shaking, like an earthquake, and then I heard a gust of wind come in and I seen just the wall fall and the dust cloud,” Hill told WPVI-TV, then broke down to cry. “I started running for my life, and the only thing I could think about was my children." At one point after the bricks started falling, she...

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