Two Children Dead Following Dirt Collapse at Construction Site

Two Children Dead Following Dirt Collapse at Construction Site

April 8, 2013 Updated Apr 8, 2013 at 3:06 PM EST

A tragic story from North Carolina over the weekend.

According to a report from North Carolina television station WCNC, two children died over the weekend after a wall of dirt fell on them while they were playing at a home construction site on Sunday.

The bodies of a 7-year-old boy and a 6-year-old girl were recovered Monday morning, according to the WCNC report.

Watch video and read the WCNC report HERE.

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