Death toll rises in Egypt factory collapse

The death toll from the collapse of a clothing factory in Egypt's northern port city of Alexandria has doubled to at least 14, Egypt's state news agency said.

Death toll rises in Egypt factory collapse

The death toll from the collapse of a clothing factory in Egypt's northern port city of Alexandria has doubled to at least 14, Egypt's state news agency said on Tuesday.

Ten people were injured in the collapse on Sunday, blamed on damage from heavy rains, the Middle East News Agency reported.

Building collapses and road accidents caused by sandstorms, heavy rain and high winds have killed and injured dozens across Egypt this week, state media reported.


Reuters

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