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Before the very first match at a new soccer ground in Bekal, India, on Sunday, an entire stand collapsed, injuring more than 100 people, six critically.

Officials claimed heavy rains had saturated the wood used to build the stand, weakening it. Local police have opened a criminal investigation against the club and the construction company.


Two more angles of the collapse:

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