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'Highly unlikely' three missing Didcot workers still alive, officials warn

It is "highly unlikely" that three people still missing in the rubble of the Didcot Power Station collapse are still alive, officials have said.

The search has been hampered by the "unstable" section still standing, they added.

The station closed in 2013 and was in the process of being demolished when it collapsed yesterday, killing one and injuring five.

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RWE: 'no planned demolition' at Didcot Power Station

A spokesperson for energy firm RWE has told NBC reporter Alex Smith there were no plans for a demolition at Didcot A Power Station in Oxfordshire today and said that it is "not sure" what has happened, following reports of a loud explosion.

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