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DEMOLITION DEATH

A demolit ion worker died when a br idge collapsed in Kansas, USA , last week. Workers from Atlanta-based Apac were cutting into a 30 m stretch of the overpass to prepare it for demolition when it fell down. A fire service spokesman said: 'Workers were on top of the roadway that fell and were not buried underneath debris. They did what I call riding the collapse down and were on the highest portion of the collapse.'

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