Building Collapse Near Ochanja Market in Onitsha Leaves One Dead, Others Trapped

A building under construction in the vicinity of the Ochanja market in Onitsha, Anambra State, has collapsed. The incident occurred on Monday evening, resulting in one death and the entrapment of several people.

The building collapse created a state of panic among the residents and passers-by in the area, as they rushed to rescue the victims trapped under the rubble. The scene was one of chaos and desperation, as people desperately tried to free those trapped beneath the debris.

Sources revealed that the collapse occurred while workers were still inside the building, which was to be converted into a market upon completion.

A local source who spoke to PurpleWorld confirmed that one person was killed in the collapse, and two others were severely injured. Rescue efforts are still underway, with first responders working tirelessly to free any additional victims trapped under the debris.

More details shortly…

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