No injuries were reported in the collapse of the mural, which is titled “Independence Starts Here” and is located near Broad and Race streets, above Hahnemann University Hospital’s Feinstein parking lot.
— Alan Wheeler (@AlanWheelerCBS3) January 23, 2017
The mural was commissioned by Mural Arts and installed by Donald Gensler between 2006 and 2008.
Philly is home to more than 3,800 murals – and about 1,000 of those murals likely need maintenance attention, according to the Inquirer.
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