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A three-ton construction scaffold plunged April 3 from a building onto busy downtown Boylston Street, killing two construction workers and a young doctor who was driving by. The scaffold had been affixed near the top of a 14-story Emerson College dormitory under construction and was being dismantled when it came loose and crashed seven stories to the street near Boston Common. <img src='http://cache.boston.com/bonzai-fba/File-Based_Image_Resource/dingbat_arrow_icon.gif' alt='' title='' height='9' width='4' border='0' /> More coverage
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Scaffolding collapse
A three-ton construction scaffold plunged April 3 from a building onto busy downtown Boylston Street, killing two construction workers and a young doctor who was driving by. The scaffold had been affixed near the top of a 14-story Emerson College dormitory under construction and was being dismantled when it came loose and crashed seven stories to the street near Boston Common.
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(Globe Staff Photo / David L. Ryan)