Cage fell from the sixth floor, pulling down power poles

The morning of 15/1, material iron cage built in works on Hai Thuong Lan Ong Street (Ward 13, District 5, Ho Chi Minh City) suddenly fell from the sixth floor, to cause a pole. Thankfully no one was injured.


According to witnesses, after cage transfer building materials up to the sixth floor, workers below the last lower the cage at the time of the incident. "Listening to loud noise from the top down, many people panic," one said.

Material cage weighs hundreds of pounds pressure on the cable system, pulling down power head is about 50 meters. Cholon electricity workers to overcome outages in the area.


Mr. Doan Hong Hai, professional building inspectors District 5 said, works in conjunction with this 6-story office was granted a construction permit. Fall is due to the driver of the iron cage elevators, drag does not guarantee safety.