Baptist Hospital imploded early Sunday morning - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Baptist Hospital imploded early Sunday morning

As hundreds of spectators looked on, the 50 year-old Baptist Memorial Hospital was imploded Sunday morning.

On the site where the building used to stand, is now nearly one million square feet and 225-thousand cubic yards of debris.

Crews will now spend months clearing the site to make way for a new bioscience research park.

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