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2 killed, 9 hurt in Cambodian factory

HONG KONG — A ceiling at a small factory that makes shoes outside the Cambodian capital collapsed Thursday, killing at least two workers.

Ken Loo, the secretary general of the Garment Manufacturers Association in Cambodia, said that steel beams holding up a concrete-floored storage area at mezzanine height between two buildings had given way. Nine other workers were injured, three of them severely, Loo said.

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