South Africa building site collapses, 50 workers trapped

By REUTERS
November 19, 2013 19:11

JOHANNESBURG - Up to 50 construction workers were trapped under rubble after the collapse of a half-built shopping centre near the South African coastal city of Durban, emergency services said on Tuesday.

A further 26 people had been taken to hospital with "massive traumatic injuries", Chris Botha, a spokesman for the Netcare 911 emergency service, said.


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