Saudi building crash kills seven

RIYADH: Seven construction workers were killed when a building they were working on collapsed at a university campus in Saudi Arabia yesterday.

A civil defence statement said at least six other workers were injured in the collapse, which took place at Al Qassim University.

Nearly 50 workers were at the site at the time. The governor of Al Qassim Prince Faisal bin Meshaal, visited the site in the provincial capital, Buraydah, 360km northwest of Riyadh.