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Several injured as crane crashes on supermarket in German town

English.news.cn   2013-12-11 20:25:36            

FRANKFURT, Germany, Dec. 11 (Xinhua) -- A construction crane crashed on a supermarket in the German town of Bad-Homburg near Frankfurt on Wednesday, causing at least five injuries and possibly one death, local media reported.

The police said at least five people have been injured, while unconfirmed reports that one of the victims might have been dead. The building partially collapsed.

Rescue helicopters, the police, firefighters and medical personnel have arrived at the scene which has been cordoned off, local paper Die Welt said on its website.

The crane was standing next to the Aldi supermarket because of ongoing construction work. The cause of the crash is still unclear.


People feared buried in supermarket accident near Frankfurt

FRANKFURT, Germany, Dec. 11 (Xinhua) -- A crane collapsed on an Aldi supermarket in the town of Bad-Homburg near Frankfurt on Wednesday. Police said several people were injured and an uncertain number of people may be buried under the rubbles.  Full story

Editor: Hou Qiang
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