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Construction site accident kills worker in Manila.

Tragedy struck a construction site in Sampaloc, Manila Sunday morning when a tower crane's cable that was hoisting a cement-filled bucket snapped and crushed a construction worker to death.

The Manila Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (MDRRMO) said that the incident took place at around 9 a.m. at Dos Castillas cor P. Margal Streets in Sampaloc.

The ill-fated construction worker has yet to be identified by authorities.

Further investigation is ongoing.

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Publication:Philippines Daily Inquirer (Makati City, Philippines)
Geographic Code:9PHIL
Date:Jul 14, 2019
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