BREAKING: Five Men Killed In Horror Accident At Recycling Plant

Five men have died after an industrial accident at a recycling site in Birmingham.1recyWest Midlands Police were called to the Hawkeswood Metal plant in Nechells at 8.45am on Thursday morning, following reports that a “large concrete structure containing metal” had collapsed.

The force said emergency crews were unable to save the men, and they were pronounced dead at the scene.  A sixth man has been taken to hospital with serious leg injuries.

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