From Maurice Okafor,Enugu
A storey building under construction in Ibeku Opi community within Nsukka local government area of Enugu state has collapsed and killed one person.
The Enugu state police command confirmed the incident in a press statement issued yesterday by the command”s public relations officer, Mr Ebere Amaraizu.
According to Amaraizu, four persons working inside the building at the period of the collapse were trapped but the prompt response of Police operatives to the scene aided in the rescue of victims.
He disclosed that the victims were immediately rushed to Osondu Hospital in Nsukka for treatment where one of the victims identified as Junior Afachaw later died.
Amaraizu said the corpse has been deposited at the Bishop Shanaham Memorial Hospital mortuary, Nsukka while investigations into the unfortunate incident have commenced in full scale.