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Construction Scaffolding Crashes, Killing 3 in Boston


Construction scaffolding collapsed and crashed in Boston, Massachusetts Monday, killing three people and injuring two others.

The scaffolding, weighing over 9,000 kilograms, fell 13 stories on a busy downtown street Monday, crushing one person in a passing car and two others on the ground.

The scaffold had been used to construct a dormitory for Emerson college.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

Some information for this report was provided by AP.

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