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Three Contractors Charged with Homicide in 2019 Fatal Bronx Construction Site Collapse

April 19, 2023

Via: ENR

Three contractors have been indicted in a 2019 collapse at a Bronx, N.Y., construction site where a worker was crushed to death by 1,000 pounds of debris. A fourth man is charged with fraud for disregarding safety codes.

The Bronx District Attorney’s office said last week it uncovered multiple layers of fraud used to get the permits to build at 94 East 208th Street and there was no qualified general contractor or construction superintendent monitoring work, according to a news release.

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