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Two dead in stadium collapse

Two people have confirmed to have been killed at the stadium that will host the opening match of next year's World Cup in Brazil. It appears a crane collapsed onto the stadium, causing significant damage.

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Corinthians board 'deeply regrets accident' at stadium

Brazilian club Corinthians, who will occupy the Sao Paulo stadium upon completion, issued the following short statement on their website:

The board of Corinthians Paulista Sports Club deeply regrets the accident earlier at Corinthians Arena.

No other information at this time.

– Corinthians

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