One killed, 18 injured in New Orleans hotel collapse
October 14, 2019 | 6:57 AM
by Times TV

At least one person was killed and 18 others injured on Saturday in a massive collapse at a hotel under construction in downtown New Orleans in the United States.

City officials and Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards confirmed the death.

Authorities said 18 people were taken to a hospital for treatment, and were considered in stable condition.

Buildings surrounding the collapse were evacuated, and shocked people spilled onto the road as local officers worked to secure the scene.

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