Indonesian workers fall at construction site; 1 dead, 2 injured

Focus Taiwan
Date: 2017/03/27
By: Wang Chao-yu and Elizabeth Hsu

Taipei, March 27 (CNA) An accident at a road construction site in Keelung, northern Taiwan killed one Indonesian worker and injured another two Monday, according to local firefighters and police.

The three Indonesians were removing a steel mold from a concrete pier on a scaffold when the mold dropped suddenly, colliding with the scaffold and bringing it down, along with the three men, who fell from a height of 20 meters to the ground.

One of them — a 32-year-old — died on the spot with a broken skull, the police said, while the other two were rushed to a nearby hospital for emergency treatment.

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