WATCH: High-rise bank building demolished in South Africa


JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA (WSPA / CBS Newspath) – A former bank building in South Africa was imploded in a controlled demolition Sunday.

The former Bank of Lisbon tower in Johannesburg is one of the tallest buildings in the world to have been imploded at just over 350 feet.

The building’s demolition came after a September 2018 fire that took the lives of three firefighters.

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