19 Story Tower Implosion – VIDEO
The Executive Park Motor Hotel was built in the 1970’s. It’s stood empty for years. Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta bought the property for $10 million. They plan to turn the area into office space and parking. CHOA used the implosion as an opportunity to bring the community together on “Cape Day”.
Four-year-old DJ often wore capes during his six-month stay at the hospital after he accidentally swallowed a dangerous engine cleaning material. Now, there’s just one thing left for him to do, and it’s a fantasy for most 4 — and even 40 — year-old boys. As a huge crowd watched, DJ pushed the button that brought down the 19-story tower.Source