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14th survivor pulled from rubble of collapse in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA — Searchers have found a woman buried beneath the rubble of a collapsed building and taken her to a hospital.

Deputy Fire Chief Robert Coyne said early Thursday that 61-year-old Myra Plekam was pulled from the debris more than 12 hours after a building collapsed and that she was awake and talking to rescuers.

She's the 14th survivor of Wednesday's collapse which has already claimed six lives, according to Mayor Michael Nutter.

Searchers are still combing through the pile of brick, wood and other debris.