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Kenyans among Mecca crane crash victims

14 September 2015, 10:33

Mecca - One Kenyan died while three others sustained injuries in a crane crash in Mecca.

Aden Hassan, who is reported to be in his 70s died while undergoing treatment, and has since been buried in the city of Mecca.

Hassan’s three colleagues sustained broken limbs and are currently undergoing treatment at Zaher Hospital.

Read Also: 107 dead in crane collapse at Mecca's Grand Mosque

According to The Standard, the three are from Mandera and Moyale.

At least 107 people died after a towering construction crane crashed into the Grand Mosque in Mecca, ahead of the start of the annual hajj pilgrimage later this month.

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