Roof collapses at football stadium leaving over a dozen fans injured

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The roof of a football stadium has collapsed in Chile scattering hundreds of terrified supporters and leaving dozens injured.

The shocking incident, which occurred in Colo Colo's Monumental Stadium in the Chilean capital of Santiago, happened as supporters had gathered inside the ground to celebrate 33 years since the stadium opened.

Footage taken from inside the stadium shows one of the stands completely collapsing under the weight of hundreds of fans, who were singing and bouncing in unison.

It's understood that no one was seriously injured.

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