One Dead, Six Rescued As Three-Storey Building Collapses In Lagos


One person was confirmed dead, while six others were rescued from the rubbles of a three-storey building, which collapsed on Freeman Street, Lagos Island, Lagos State, Saturday morning.

The incident occurred at about 4.05 am and the building suffered a total collapse, leaving its occupants trapped, as they were fast asleep.

MUST READ:  Van Dijk Is Premier League Best Ever Central Defender – Kompany Claims

Neighbors were said to have alerted emergency responders about the incident. On arrival, the first victim to be recovered was a male child, who was pronounced dead.

However, six other occupants of the building have been rescued and were treated by Lagos State Ambulance Services, LASSMBUS, personnel, while the dead child was deposited at a morgue.

MUST READ:  Police, Nigerian Community Clash Over Killing Of 27-year-old Nigerian In Ghana

Meanwhile, search and rescue operation is still ongoing at the scene, as Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA; Lagos State Ministry of Physical Planning, Police and other relevant agencies are on ground.

LASEMA Director-General, Dr. Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, has confirmed the incident, saying investigations will be conducted to unravel the cause.

MUST READ:  It Is Important To Finish Premier League Season – Liverpool Chairman

The post One Dead, Six Rescued As Three-Storey Building Collapses In Lagos appeared first on Naijaloaded | Nigeria’s Most Visited Music & Entertainment Website.

Source: News update


Next Post

Gay Premier League Player Admits He Is Afraid To Come Out

Sat Jul 11 , 2020
Post Views: 243 10 ★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★ CLICK TO DOWNLOAD JETHITMUSIK MOBILE APP ★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★ A gay Premier League footballer has admitted he is afraid to come out. In an open letter published by the UK Sun, the player who is not yet ready to reveal his identity, said only some members of […]
Copyright All right reserved Theme: Default Mag by ThemeInWP