3 workers fall to their deaths at Tokyo building construction site
Japan Today -- Aug 13
Three workmen fell to their deaths at a building construction site in Tokyo's Marunouchi district on Friday.

According to police, the incident occurred at around 4:30 p.m. while they were working on the 5th floor of a high-rise office building under construction, Fuji TV reported.

Police said one of the men, 51, was installing a steel floor panel as the base for a wall when he lost his footing and fell down an elevator well with two panels. Police said he apparently hit two other workmen, aged 41 and 48, and all three fell about 25 meters down to third floor basement level.

東京・千代田区の高層ビルの工事現場で、作業員3人が落下して死亡する事故がありました。 11日午後4時半ごろ、千代田区丸の内の高層ビルの工事現場で、50代の作業員の男性が5階で壁の基礎工事をしていたところ、足場の鉄板が外れて約25メートル下の地下3階まで落下しました。
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