Incident

Building collapses in Lagos, lack of equipment slows rescue Open

Category: Building Collapse
Time: 19 Oct 21, 09:43AM
Address: Ikorodu Town Hall, Agunbiade St, Ikorodu, Nigeria
Reported by: Saliu Juliana

A building collapsed Monday night at No. 97, Lagos Road in the Haruna area of Ikorodu. The incident occurred around 10pm. Two persons, a male and a female, were confirmed injured. The victims are currently at the Ikorodu General Hospital receiving treatment. At least three persons are trapped but no casualty yet, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) said. After the structure disintegrated, residents within the area mobilised to carry out initial rescue. The Fire Service and Police responded on time but could not do much due to unavailability of equipment to lift rubbles. A rescue operation is ongoing .

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