Attempted Implosion Fails In Uptown Dallas

Curt Lewis
February 17, 2020 - 9:23 am
Implosion Fail

Steven Pickering - KRLD

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(Dallas, TX)  --  Yesterday's Uptown Dallas building implosion started out okay --  but didn't end well.

Demolition crews were trying to bring down the former Affiliated Computer Services building at Haskell and Central Expressway. 

The explosives brought down most of the eleven-story structure.

But when the dust cleared, the central core -- with the elevator shaft and stairwells -- was still standing, although leaning quite a bit.

They're going to have to finish the job with a wrecking ball