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Authorities: 8 dead at South China Subway Construction Site

Authorities in southern China say eight people have died and three are missing in a cave-in at a subway line construction site. The municipal government in Foshan said the collapse occurred at 8:40 p.m. Wednesday and that nine workers had been rescued and were in stable condition. Foshan is in the industrial heartland of Guangdong province close to the financial hub of Hong Kong. The site of the collapse was in a central area of the city beneath an eight-lane road. An area the size...

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