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Victims are counted, the grief is immeasurable

January 30 2006
05:31

Rescuers faced with the ruins of the exhibition of pigeons in the Polish city of Katowice, stopped prospecting. Taking in a rescue operation dog handlers said that dogs are no longer found remaining in the rubble of the building collapsed dead.

Already summed up the sad tragedy - the victims of roof collapse in Katowice were 66 people, about 160 were injured, reports AP.

Recall that in the evening on January 28 in the Polish city of Katowice collapsed roof of the trade fair grounds, where at the time held an international exhibition of pigeons. According to various estimates, at the time of the collapse of the pavilion there were 500 to 1 thousand people, and including citizens of Germany, Belgium, Czech Republic, Slovakia and the Netherlands, as previously reported , "Pravda.ru.

Was originally proposed version of that structure collapse occurred under the weight of snow accumulated on the roof. However, representatives of the construction department of the city have denied that version, saying that the snow regularly peeled off from the roof, in addition, recently there were no significant snowfall.

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