13 kids hurt in Mexico church collapse

July 23rd, 2010 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS  

Mexico City, July 23 (IANS/EFE) At least 13 children and an adult were injured when a church near a Mexican port town collapsed, authorities said.
The church building, located about 10 km from Ensenada, came down when the children were on the second floor. The kids suffered mostly broken ribs in the incident, they said.

At the time of the collapse, several US citizens, who come from the neighbouring California state to perform social services, were also present. However, no injuries were reported among the visiting foreigners.

–IANS/EFE

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