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At least 27 injured in Cairo Basketball Stadium Accident

Egypt’s Youth and Sports Minister Ashraf Sobhi has launched investigations into the circumstances that led to the sports stadium collapse which led to over 27 people injured.

The unfortunate incident happened in a stadium in Cairo during a basketball match on Saturday.

Egypt’s health ministry has confirmed the numbers and added that the injured have all been placed on medical attention.The Egyptian basketball federation quickly suspended the match which was between Al Ahly of Cairo and Alexandria’s Al Ittihad.At least 27 injured in Cairo Basketball Stadium Accident (spadetv.africa)

Emergency workers arrived the Hassan Mostafa Sports Hall and moved affected persons to hospitals.

The ministry added that more than 20 ambulances were sent to move the wounded fans to the hospital.

 

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