67 killed after platform collpases at Chinese power plant

Energy Voice

A platform under construction at a power plant in eastern China has collapsed, killing 67 people.

Two others were also injured and another worker was pulled from the debris.

The injured workers were taken to hospital following the incident which occurred during work on a cooling tower for the coal-fired power plant.

The firm building the plant confirmed the death toll and said it was cooperating with authorities.

The Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has also ordered an investigation.