Texas skyscraper demolished in a matter of seconds


A 60-year-old skyscraper has been blown up in Texas to make way for a new property development.

It took only a matter of seconds for the Prudential Life Insurance Building in Houston to be razed to the ground.

Geeta Guru-Murphy reports.

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