Two Men Die in Construction Accident

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CORPUS CHRISTI - Two men are dead after an accident at a construction site Sunday afternoon.

This happened around 3:00 p.m. at an oil storage facility off Southern Minerals Road and I-37.

The two men were working on some I-beams near the roof of a storage tank when part of it collapsed, crushing both workers.

An investigation is underway to determine exactly what went wrong.

Police say the two men, one in their 40's and the other in his 20's were from out of town and their families were being contacted.

The company the men were working for is also based out of town.

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