Woman Has Leg Amputated To Free Her From Collapsed Iowa Building

  • An Iowa woman who found herself pinned by a pile of rubble for hours after a century-old apartment building suddenly collapsed Sunday was forced to have her leg amputated so that she could be rescued, her wife has revealed.
  • Quanishia and Lexus Berry were sitting in their fourth-floor apartment in Davenport, Iowa, with their two cats Sunday evening when they spotted a crack above their bathroom doorway, Quad-City Times reported.
  • Sensing that something was wrong, the couple grabbed their pets and ran for the front door, but they were too late.
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