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Department store collapses in Ghana killing at least four

Department store collapses in Ghana killing at least four
01/14
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An injured man is pulled out of debris, 15 hours after a six-storey high department store collapsed in Accra. Dozens have been rescued, and at least one confirmed death was reported. The Melcom building was opened in January 2012.
Department store collapses in Ghana killing at least four
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A six-storey high department store collapsed in Accra, and whilst dozens have been rescued, at least one confirmed death was reported. The Melcom building was opened in January 2012 and rescue is on-going.
Department store collapses in Ghana killing at least four
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Scene of a six-storey high department store that collapsed in Accra. Dozens have been rescued, and at least one confirmed death was reported. The Melcom building was opened in January 2012 and rescue is on-going.
Department store collapses in Ghana killing at least four
04/14
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A six story high department store collapses in Accra, Ghana, Dozens have been rescued at least one confirmed death. The Melcom building was opened in January. Rescue is on-going. November 7 2012. Photo: Gabriela Barnuevo.
Department store collapses in Ghana killing at least four
05/14
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Crowds gather at the scene of a six-storey high department store that collapsed in Accra. Dozens have been rescued, and at least one confirmed death was reported. The Melcom building was opened in January 2012 and rescue is on-going.
Department store collapses in Ghana killing at least four
06/14
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A worker helps out in the rescue mission at the sight where a six story high department store collapsed in Accra, Ghana, Dozens have been rescued at least one confirmed death. The Melcom building was opened in January. Rescue is on-going. November.
Department store collapses in Ghana killing at least four
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A worker helps out in the rescue mission at the site where a six-storey high department store collapsed in Accra, Ghana. Dozens have been rescued and at least one confirmed death.
Department store collapses in Ghana killing at least four
08/14
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Scene of a six-storey high department store that collapsed in Accra. Dozens have been rescued, and at least one confirmed death was reported. The Melcom building was opened in January 2012 and rescue is on-going.
Department store collapses in Ghana killing at least four
09/14
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A six story high department store collapses in Accra, Ghana, Dozens have been rescued at least one confirmed death. The Melcom building was opened in January. Rescue is on-going. November 7 2012. Photo: Gabriela Barnuevo.
Department store collapses in Ghana killing at least four
10/14
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A six story high department store collapses in Accra, Ghana, Dozens have been rescued at least one confirmed death. The Melcom building was opened in January. Rescue is on-going. November 7 2012. Photo: Gabriela Barnuevo.
Department store collapses in Ghana killing at least four
11/14
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A six story high department store collapses in Accra, Ghana, Dozens have been rescued at least one confirmed death. The Melcom building was opened in January. Rescue is on-going. November 7 2012. Photo: Gabriela Barnuevo.
Department store collapses in Ghana killing at least four
12/14
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A six story high department store collapses in Accra, Ghana. Dozens have been rescued at least one confirmed death. The Melcom building was opened in January. November 7 2012. Photo: Gabriela Barnuevo.
Department store collapses in Ghana killing at least four
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Rescue workers pull a young woman out of the elevator shaft, 15 hours after a six-storey high department store collapsed in Accra. Dozens have been rescued, and at least one confirmed death was reported.
Department store collapses in Ghana killing at least four
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An injured man is pulled out of debris, 15 hours after building collapse. The man was brought down from the pile of debris with the help of an escavator.
  • Department store collapses in Ghana killing at least four
  • Department store collapses in Ghana killing at least four
  • Department store collapses in Ghana killing at least four
  • Department store collapses in Ghana killing at least four
  • Department store collapses in Ghana killing at least four
  • Department store collapses in Ghana killing at least four
  • Department store collapses in Ghana killing at least four
  • Department store collapses in Ghana killing at least four
  • Department store collapses in Ghana killing at least four
  • Department store collapses in Ghana killing at least four
  • Department store collapses in Ghana killing at least four
  • Department store collapses in Ghana killing at least four
  • Department store collapses in Ghana killing at least four
  • Department store collapses in Ghana killing at least four
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A six-storey shopping center in Ghana's capital city of Accra collapsed leaving at least four dead and dozens trapped in the rubble. Family members joined rescue services in a desperate search for relatives.

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