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Glass coating of 103rd floor skydeck cracks beneath tourists' feet

Thursday, May 29, 2014 - 00:34

May 29 - Tourists in Chicago are petrified after part of Willis Tower's ''Ledge'' -- a glass cube which juts out from the 103rd floor Skydeck -- begins to crack as they're standing on it. Vanessa Johnston reports.

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A California family got quite a fright Wednesday night while visiting the Skydeck at the Willis Tower in Chicago. After they stepped onto the glass "Ledge", which juts out from the 103rd floor, cracks began to form. A spokesperson said it was the protective coating that cracked, not the actual glass, and that no one was ever in danger. The Skydeck remained open on Thursday as crews worked to repair the damage.

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Glass coating of 103rd floor skydeck cracks beneath tourists' feet

Thursday, May 29, 2014 - 00:34