VIDEO: Funeral for 2 victims of balcony collapse


COTATI (KRON) — Family and friends of two people that died in the Berkeley balcony collapse were laid to rest on Saturday.

A funeral was held for Ashley Donohoe and Olivia Burke at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Cotati.

They were among six people killed when an apartment balcony collapsed during a birthday party on Tuesday.

13 people fell about 40 feet onto the street from the fourth floor of The Library Gardens apartments. Four people died at the scene, two died later at the hospital.

According to reports, all the balconies in the complex were red-tagged and deemed unsafe before the accident.

KRON 4’s Jeff Pierce has more on the story.

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