A seven storey building under construction has collapsed in Lagos State with about six persons trapped inside.
The building is located on Oba Idowu Oniru Street, Lagos State.
The Permanent Secretary, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, Dr Olufemi Damilola Oke-Osanyintolu has confirmed the incident. He said;
“Upon arrival at the scene of the incident, an uncompleted 7-storey building undergoing construction was found to have collapsed. No injury was sustained, however, about six people are reported to be trapped under the rubble of the collapsed structure.
“The agency’s heavy-duty equipment excavator will be required for the rescue of the trapped victims. We have activated the Lagos State Response plan . Operation ongoing.”
This is a breaking news, more details will be added as soon as it’s available.
Recall that few days ago Many people were trapped after a three-storey building collapsed in Kano Market eventually, six people were rescued with many others still trapped