Accident: Riga shopping centre roof collapse
|born on||21 November 2013 at 17:41 (= 5:41 PM )|
|Place||Riga, Latvia, 56n57, 24e06|
|Timezone||EET h2e (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||29°29' 14°04 Asc. 01°45'|
On 21 November 2013, the roof of a shopping centre in the Zolitūde neighbourhood of Riga, Latvia, collapsed at 17:41 local time. The disaster killed 54 people, including three rescue workers; another 41 were injured. An unknown number of people were able to leave the store on their own after the initial collapse. This was the worst disaster in Latvia since 1950, when the steamer Mayakovsky sank in Riga, resulting in the deaths of 147 people.
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- Mundane : Disasters : Accidents (Shopping centre roof collapse.)