Over 30 trapped as building collapses in Kisumu
03 June 2015, 19:01
Nairobi - A building has collapsed in Kisumu with as many as 30 workers feared trapped.
The National Disaster Operations Centre said on its Twitter feed late Wednesday that the building had collapsed in Manyatta Estate as construction work went on.
Later on, it said that 5 workers had been rescued from the rubble with the others still missing.
" At least 30 workers were in the collapsed building at Manyatta Estate in
Kisumu. 5 have been rescued and rushed to Oginga Oginga Hospital," it said.
According to reports, the workers were taking their lunch at around 4 PM when the building collapsed.
The construction had reached the second floor at the time of the collapse.
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