Authorities say a piece of construction equipment fell over as crews worked to demolish the riverfront landmark.
Past grads are returning to remember, take pictures, and talk about their experience at the old Cass Tech High School.
Excavators and bulldozers are expected to return soon as part of Mayor Dave Bing’s plan to rid the city of 3,000 blighted and dangerous houses in one year. The goal is to have that many of the homes leveled by the end of April.
Demolition crews are tearing down the first batch of about 20 houses gutted by fires that raged earlier this week across parts of Detroit.
A five-story building is set for demolition on Detroit’s west side today.