Floors Collapse at Russian University in St. Petersburg

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Eighty-one people were evacuated from the building.

February 27, 2019
The Associated Press - Bloomberg

St. Petersburg, Russia (AP) -- Part of the roof and several floors of university building in Russia's second-largest city collapsed Saturday, but officials say there were no casualties.

The Emergencies Ministry said the collapse at the Saint Petersburg National Research University of Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics took place as construction work was underway. An investigation into criminal violation of construction safety has been opened.



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