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(CNN) — A falling crane struck a stadium under construction in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on Wednesday, killing two people, the Sao Paulo fire department said.

Officials initially said there were three victims, but the fire department amended the death toll on its Twitter account.

Another person was believed to be trapped in the wreckage, CNN affiliate Globo TV reported.

The Arena Corinthians is one of the venues that will host World Cup matches in 2014.

By Mariano Castillo

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