All vic­tims iden­ti­fied in deadly col­lapse

China Daily (Hong Kong) - - CHINA -

Po­lice have iden­ti­fied the bod­ies of all of the vic­tims of a con­struc­tion site col­lapse that killed 74 peo­ple in Yichun, the lo­cal res­cue head­quar­ters said on Wed­nes­day. All fam­i­lies of the vic­tims have signed com­pen­sa­tion agree­ments that of­fer 1.2 mil­lion yuan ($174,300), while the bod­ies of the vic­tims were cre­mated, ac­cord­ing to the re­port. Most fam­i­lies have now re­ceived the com­pen­sa­tion. A to­tal of 15 peo­ple have been de­tained over the in­ci­dent that oc­curred on Nov 24.

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