Woman injured in Lakeview porch collapse files suit

September 13, 2010 (CHICAGO)

Four people were hospitalized Sunday after the second-story rear porch in the 3700-block of North Ashland came down.

The lawsuit claims that the building's owner failed to make sure the porch complied with City of Chicago building regulations.

A witness says the collapse happened during a housewarming party. Ten people were standing on the rear porch deck when it suddenly collapsed.

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