Fac­tory col­lapses

Townsville Bulletin - - NEWS -

A SHOE fac­tory has col­lapsed in eastern China dur­ing a week­end shift, killing at least nine peo­ple and in­jur­ing more than 30, of­fi­cials say. Nine peo­ple es­caped the col­lapse on Satur­day af­ter­noon in the Zhe­jiang province city of Wen­ling. Res­cuers pulled 42 peo­ple from the rub­ble and sent them to a hos­pi­tal, where nine of them died, the Wen­ling City Gov­ern­ment said on its mi­croblog. The cause of the ac­ci­dent was still un­der in­ves­ti­ga­tion.

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