Highlands house being raised falls off lifts onto adjacent house; both homes destroyed

A two-story house in Highlands that was being

A two-story house in Highlands that was being raised tipped over on Friday, landing on top of the house next door. (August 23, 2013 11:24 PM)

A two-story house in Highlands that was being raised tipped over on Friday, landing on top of the house next door.

No one was injured because the family who lives at the home on Locust Street is on vacation, but officials say both homes needed to be demolished for safety reasons. The home fell off the cribbing that was holding it up shortly before 11 a.m. At 3:30 p.m., crews began tearing...

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