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Spain: Worker dead, at least 11 injured in Ritz Hotel scaffolding collapse00:44

Spain: Worker dead, at least 11 injured in Ritz Hotel scaffolding collapse

Spain, Madrid
September 18, 2018 at 17:12 GMT +00:00 · Published

A construction worker was killed and at least 11 others were injured in Madrid on Tuesday, following the collapse of scaffolding at the site of renovations at the city's Ritz Hotel.

Ambulances and fire engines rushed to the scene of the incident as Madrid Emergency Services were deployed to care for the injured workers and secure the area.

The incident occurred after 16:00 local time (14:00 GMT).

Mandatory credit: Emergencias Madrid

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A construction worker was killed and at least 11 others were injured in Madrid on Tuesday, following the collapse of scaffolding at the site of renovations at the city's Ritz Hotel.

Ambulances and fire engines rushed to the scene of the incident as Madrid Emergency Services were deployed to care for the injured workers and secure the area.

The incident occurred after 16:00 local time (14:00 GMT).

Mandatory credit: Emergencias Madrid

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