Hundreds were injured and 23 people lost their.
Wedding floor collapse in israel 2001.
Guests were left clinging to the sides of the versailles wedding hall when the third floor suddenly gave way at about 2245 local time and crashed through two storeys below.
250 people were injured and 25 died as a result.
Officials called it the worst accident of its kind in israel s history.
אסון אולמי ורסאי located in talpiot jerusalem israel was the site of the most lethal civil disaster in israel s history.
Guests were left clinging to the side of the building waiting for rescuers to arrive.
Versailles hall floor collapse.
The versailles wedding hall hebrew.
It s terrifying footage of a 4th floor dance floor that collapses during a wedding in israel.
At least 15 people were killed when a three storey wedding hall in west jerusalem collapsed late last night.
This happened in 2001 although i hadn t seen the clip until now.
A review of israeli press coverage.
At 22 43 on may 24 2001 during the wedding of keren and asaf dror a large portion of the third floor of the three story building collapsed.
Festive israeli wedding in jerusalem turns into tragedy as crowded dance floor collapses onto packed dining hall one level below killing at least 25 people and injuring more than 350.
At 22 45 on the evening of thursday 24 may 2001 the floor of the versailles hall a catering establishment in jerusalem collapsed during a wedding celebration.
A combination of factors caused the disaster.
Israel wedding party tragedy at least 20 people have been killed and hundreds have been injured at a wedding party in jerusalem after the dance floor collapsed.
Transcript for may 24 2001.
Dance floor collapses in israel this transcript has been automatically generated and may not be 100 accurate.
The couple had just become husband and wife and their 600 guests were dancing when the floor of the wedding hall caved in.
On may 24 2001 the floor at the versailles banquet hall in jerusalem s talpiot neighborhood caved in under the feet of hundreds of wedding guests killing 23 people.