Arrest warrant out for crane operator in deadly Philadelphia building collapse

(CNN) -- An arrest warrant has been issued for a crane operator in connection with a deadly building collapse earlier this week in Philadelphia, a law enforcement source with knowledge of the investigation told CNN.

The warrant was issued on charges that include involuntary manslaughter, the source said, identifying the man as a crane operator who was helping tear down a downtown Philadelphia building Wednesday when a wall collapsed on a thrift store.

Another source identified the man as Sean Benschop, 42.

Six people died and 13 were injured in the collapse.


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