PHOTOS: Many Feared Dead as Shopping Complex Collapses in Itoku, Abeokuta

PHOTOS: Many Feared Dead as Shopping Complex Collapses in Itoku, Abeokuta
PHOTOS: Many Feared Dead as Shopping Complex Collapses in Itoku, Abeokuta

PHOTOS: Many Feared Dead as Shopping Complex Collapses in Itoku, Abeokuta

A number of people are reportedly feared to be dead or seriously injured after a government building set to be used as a shopping complex collapsed this morning in Abeokuta, Ogun State.

The 4-storey building, which was being built by the state government and handled by a Chinese construction firm, was said to have suddenly collapsed trapping scores of people underneath it. The  incident took place at the popular Itoku market in Abeokuta and as at time of this reports, seven corpses have been brought out of the building including three old women.

Most of the people trapped are presumed to be workers and the area is currently surrounded by fire fighters,civil defence and NPF were here.

See photos from the incident.

PHOTOS: Many Feared Dead as Shopping Complex Collapses in Itoku, Abeokuta
PHOTOS: Many Feared Dead as Shopping Complex Collapses in Itoku, Abeokuta

Image: An24

PHOTOS: Many Feared Dead as Shopping Complex Collapses in Itoku, Abeokuta
PHOTOS: Many Feared Dead as Shopping Complex Collapses in Itoku, Abeokuta
Image: An24

Image: An24

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