Breaking: One killed, family trapped in Akure building collapse

Tragedy has struck when a Storey building collapsed along Fanibi Junction in Akure, the Ondo state capital, killing one person , while other members of the family were trapped.

It was gathered that the incident occurred around 3 o’clock in the morning while the occupants had slept.

An eyewitness told our correspondent that the building collapsed and one of the occupants, a woman, died instantly as her bodies had been taken out.

He said neighbors had been helping to rescue others including children trapped in the building as the fire brigade had not responded after two hours they have been contacted.

The collapsed building killed 90-year-old while the building had been sealed off.