Wall collapses in Arlington Heights industrial building

  • Workers clean up water and debris after a wall collapse at Shanley Pump & Equipment Inc., in Arlington Heights, Tuesday morning also caused a water pipe to break. The forklift is being used to prop up the wall to prevent futher collapse.

      Workers clean up water and debris after a wall collapse at Shanley Pump & Equipment Inc., in Arlington Heights, Tuesday morning also caused a water pipe to break. The forklift is being used to prop up the wall to prevent futher collapse. Mark Welsh | Staff Photographer

  • Shanley Pump & Equipment Inc., on Clearbrook Drive in Arlington Heights.

      Shanley Pump & Equipment Inc., on Clearbrook Drive in Arlington Heights. Mark Welsh | Staff Photographer

 
 
Updated 3/29/2016 12:45 PM

A wall collapsed inside an industrial building in Arlington Heights Tuesday morning, causing minor injuries to one worker.

The Arlington Heights Fire Department responded to 2525 S. Clearbrook Drive, which houses industrial companies including Shanley Pump & Equipment, Inc., around 10:40 a.m. on Tuesday.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                       
 

The worker hurt his hand in the collapse, which also caused a water pipe to break inside the facility. No one was hospitalized, fire officials said.

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