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4 hurt in Texas A&M structure collapse

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TEXAS A&M-STRUCTURE-COLLAPSE UPDATE

4 workers hurt in Texas A&M construction accident

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) -- Four workers have been hurt -- three critically -- after a barn frame collapsed at an $80 million Texas A and M University equestrian complex that's under construction.

The collapse happened Saturday on university property about a mile from the main campus.

The College Station Fire Department says the accident involved an approximately 300-foot barn.

The injured workers were transported to hospitals. Their names and further details on their conditions were not immediately released.

A and M police officials are trying to determine what caused the collapse. University police identified the contractor as Gamma Construction Company, with offices in Houston and San Antonio. A Gamma Construction representative didn't immediately return a call for comment.

The collapse happened Saturday on university property about a mile from the main campus.

The College Station Fire Department says the accident involved an approximately 300-foot barn.

The injured workers were transported to hospitals. Their names and further details on their conditions were not immediately released.

A and M police officials are trying to determine what caused the collapse. University police identified the contractor as Gamma Construction Company, with offices in Houston and San Antonio. A Gamma Construction representative didn't immediately return a call for comment.

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