Eight border wall prototypes were knocked down on Wednesday after serving for more than a year as the embodiment of President Donald Trump’s attempted crackdown on illegal immigration.
The prototypes were demolished to make room for a segment of new fencing.
Seven of the prototypes went down within just two hours, after crews got to work using a hydraulic jackhammer on an excavator, according to the Associated Press. The last prototype took longer to take down.
Here’s what the destruction looked like: