40 killed in China building collapse

Beijing, Nov 24 (IANS) Forty people were killed when an under construction building collapsed in China on Thursday.

The accident occurred at about 7 a.m. in Jiangxi when the platform of a power plant’s cooling tower collapsed, Xinhua news reported.

Total number of the workers involved in the accident remains unknown. Five injured workers were rushed to hospital. Rescue work was on.

–IANS

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