|The scaffolding collapsed in Bà Rịa - Vũng Tàu Province on Wednesday morning. — VNA/VNS Photo|Viet Nam News
BÀ RỊA – VŨNG TÀU — At least seven workers were injured after scaffolding at a construction site suddenly collapsed on Wednesday morning on southern Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu Province’s February-03 Street.
The accident occurred when the workers were concreting the top of the gate of the Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu Vocational Training School. The injured were immediately taken to Lê Lợi Hospital for treatment.
Doctors from the hospital said the most seriously injured worker suffered a spinal cord injury.
Local police are identifying the cause of the incident. Officials from the local authority have rushed to the hospital to visit the victims. — VNS