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Roof collapse injures 2 workers in Loudoun County

Tuesday - 8/14/2012, 11:40am  ET

LEESBURG, Va. - Loudoun County officials say the roof of a Leesburg church under construction collapsed, injuring two construction workers.

County fire and rescue spokeswoman Mary Maguire says the workers were on the roof of the building on Evergreen Mills Road about 12:30 p.m. Monday when the trusses collapsed.

Maguire says the men fell 30 to 40 feet to the ground.

Both workers suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

The cause of the accident is under investigation.


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