Published On: Fri, Sep 11th, 2015

52 dead in crane accident in Mecca’s Grand Mosque

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DUBAI: At least 52 people were killed when a crane crashed in Mecca’s Grand Mosque on Friday, Saudi Arabia’s Civil Defence authority said on its Twitter account.

It said nearly 30 people were injured as well. The Muslim annual Haj pilgrimage is due later this month. – REUTERS

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