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.


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