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Metro ceiling collapse injures 11 in Tbilisi

Staff Writer |
At least 11 people were seriously injured when the ceiling of a metro station collapsed in Tbilisi on Tuesday.

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The ceiling of Varketili metro station in eastern Tbilisi dropped suddenly on the passengers platform, injuring at least 11 people, said the Emergency Management Service.

The injured were sent to a nearby hospital immediately by patrol police, according to local reports. The metro station has been temporarily closed.

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