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Six injured in scaffold collapse in Shenzhen
Updated: 2009-01-04 08:02

GUANGZHOU -- Six workers were injured after a scaffold collapsed at a construction site in south China's Shenzhen City late on Saturday morning, local police said.

The collapse occurred at about 11 am when workers were decorating a wall on Nanshui Street in the Shekou district, according to Shenzhen border police.

Six workers were rescued from the debris and sent to a nearby hospital. None were in life-threatening danger, according to hospital staff.

The cause of the collapse is being investigated.