Melbourne wall collapse victim died shielding sister
Melbourne wall collapse victim died shielding sister Courtesy of News Ltd

Melbourne wall collapse victim died shielding sister

ONE of the victims of Melbourne's wall collapse has been identified as 19-year-old Alexander Jones, who died saving his younger sister.

Floral tributes and candles line the Swanston Street construction site where the 2.5 metre brick wall toppled over on Thursday, killing two people.

Mr Jones, a university student, was walking past the site with his 18-year-old sister Bridget when the collapse happened.

He died shielding Bridget, who was previously reported as being 19.

Read more at ABC news online.


Did you feel that? Sneaky reminder that autumn is here

Premium Content Did you feel that? Sneaky reminder that autumn is here

There was a definite coolness in the air last night

Woman barred from entering Byron Shire village for a year

Premium Content Woman barred from entering Byron Shire village for a year

She wielded two knives in the street, frightening the pub manager

Highlights of the Lismore Women’s Festival, starts today

Premium Content Highlights of the Lismore Women’s Festival, starts today

The events you should not miss at Lismore City Hall.