Nine Workers Die after Wall Collapses at Flour Mill in Morocco

Published June 4th, 2000 - 02:00 GMT

Nine workers were killed and two injured when a wall collapsed overnight at a flour mill at Beni-Mellal in central Morocco, Al-Alam newspaper reported Sunday. 

The cause of the accident was not immediately determined, but the paper urged authorities to investigate whether legal permission had been obtained for construction of the wall. 

The mill was owned by the president of the Beni-Mellal local council and his family, the newspaper said -- RABAT (AFP)  

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