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China: Nine trapped in Shanghai building collapse

ANI | May 16, 2019 01:19 PM
Police officers are seen near the site where a building collapsed, in Shanghai, China on Thursday. (Photo courtesy: Reuters)

Shanghai [China], May 16 (ANI): At least nine people are believed to be trapped under the debris of a building that collapsed in Shanghai's Changning district on Thursday, local media reported.

The incident occured at around 11:30 am when the ceiling of the Dongchi Mercedes-Benz dealership's main building collapsed during rebuilding work, reported South China Morning Post.

Rescue workers have pulled out at least 11 people to safety.

Further details are awaited. (ANI)

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