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2nd LD-Writethru: 7 dead following factory wall collapse in Shanghai

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.

SHANGHAI, May 16 (Xinhua) -- Seven workers, who were wounded after a factory wall accidentally collapsed in Shanghai Thursday, have died in hospital, authorities said.
As of 6:10 p.m. Thursday, 21 people had been pulled out of the debris and rushed to hospital. Of them, seven died after ineffective treatment.
Two were known to be still trapped in the ruins.
The wall fell at 11:20 a.m. Thursday on Zhaohua Road in Shanghai's Changning District, trapping an unspecified number of people at th ...

 

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