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Woman killed in Maitland wall collapse

The wall collapsed and fell onto a neighbouring business in Maitland.

One person died after a wall collapsed in Maitland on 13 November 2013. Picture: Shamiela Fisher/EWN.

CAPE TOWN - One person has died after a wall collapsed at a construction site in Maitland this morning.

The wall fell onto a neighbouring meat wholesale business.

The entrance to PB Meat Wholesalers in Voortrekker Road was cordoned off as police and paramedics carried out their duties.

The cause of the collapse is unknown at this stage.

Officials on the scene said they were investigating the matter.

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