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Three injured after being crushed on Abu Dhabi construction site

Abu Dhabi police say concrete beams fell on workers as they installed bridge; investigation underway

Three injured after being crushed on Abu Dhabi construction site
GCC construction, Middle East construction

Three people sustained injuries when concrete beams fell on them during construction work at a bridge in Abu Dhabi.

Abu Dhabi Police said the three suffered serious to medium injuries during the incident in the Al Raha Beach area, reported news agency WAM.

The police patrol teams, in co-operation with the competent authorities, rushed the injured to a nearby hospital for treatment, it said.

An investigation by engineering, roads security and municipal staff was launched in the presence of a public prosecutor, WAM added.

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